San Marino 50-LIRE (KM45)
San Marino 50-LIRE (KM45)

San Marino 50-LIRE (KM45) Herring

Question: Why would a fish from the northern oceans (Atlantic, Pacific, Baltic) appear on the coin of a land-locked country near the Mediterranean?

Answer: They like to import it and eat it? Maybe?

Anyway, someone else said these were herring and no one else (that I could find) had anything to say about it, and it certainly looks exactly like herring, so we're going with herring.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 24.7 mm
  • Composition: Stainless Steel
  • CAT#: KM45

Obverse Legend

REPUBBLICA DI SAN MARINO LIBERTAS 1975

Reverse Legend

L 50

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