Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y445)
Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y445)

Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y445) European eel

This circulating commemorative coin from Poland's World Animals Series features the European eel (Anguilla anguilla). A snake-like fish, they are born in the ocean but spend most of their lives in freshwater, until they return to the ocean to spawn and die. They are critically endangered.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 26.8 mm
  • Composition: Brass
  • CAT#: Y445

Obverse Legend

RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA 2003 ZŁ 2 ZŁ

Reverse Legend

WĘGORZ EUROPEJSKI Anguilla anguilla

Edge Legend

NBP ★ (repeating)

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