Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y289) European Catfish
The European Catfish (aka 'Wels') is the world's largest catfish. Apparently in Poland in 2004 several were caught weighing over 60 kg. That's a big fish. Check out some pictures here.
This one-year-only coin, and the ones following, came after Poland underwent a financial reform: 100 Old Zlotych = 1 Grosz; 10,000 Old Zlotych = 1 Zloty.
- Diameter: 29.1 mm
- Composition: Copper-Nickel
- CAT#: Y289