Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y670)
Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y670)

Poland 2-ZLOTE (Y670) Horse

This 2009 circulating commemorative coin from the History of Polish Cavalry Series features a Polish hussar, a heavy cavalry soldier dating back to 1500.

Throughout the 16th century, the hussars of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth won many decisive victories, sometimes against overwhelming odds. Although termed "heavy", they were highly maneuverable and considered the elite of the Commonwealth's armed forces until the 18th century.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 26.8 mm
  • Composition: Brass
  • CAT#: Y670

Obverse Legend

RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA 2009 ZŁ 2 ZŁ

Reverse Legend

HUSARZ - XVII w.

Edge Legend

NBP ★ (repeating)

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