Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y576)
Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y576)

Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y576) Horse

This circulating commemorative coin celebrates the history of the Polish Cavalry and pictures the Piast Horseman.

The Piast dynasty was the first historical ruling dynasty of Poland. This line of kings and dukes ruled from the early 10th century until 1370, and believed they were descendants of the semi-legendary Piast the Wheelwright. Piast is first mentioned in "Chronicles and deeds of the dukes or princes of the Poles" written c. 1113. According to that book he died in 861 at the age of 120.

This coin was issued one year only.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 26.8 mm
  • Composition: Brass
  • CAT#: Y576

Obverse Legend

RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA 2006 ZŁ 2 ZŁ

Reverse Legend

JEŹDZIEC PIASTOWSKI

Edge Legend

NBP * [repeats]

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