Lithuania 1-LITAS (KM117)
Lithuania 1-LITAS (KM117)

Lithuania 1-LITAS (KM117) Horse

The image of Vytis -- the White Knight -- on horseback was first used in 1366 on the seal of the Grand Duke of Lithuania. From there it was handed down through centuries, making its way onto heraldic shields and state emblems.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 22.3 mm
  • Composition: Copper-Nickel
  • CAT#: KM117

Obverse Legend

LIETUVA 1999 1 LITAS

Reverse Legend

BALTIJOS KELIUI - 10 LIETUVA * LATVIJA * ESTIJA

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