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Offline chrisild

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Slovenia 2015: Emona founded 2000 years ago
« on: June 17, 2014, 06:57:37 PM »
Two thousand years ago the Romans established a camp and settlement (castrum) called Emona. Today the area is part of downtown Ljubljana - and next year the central bank will issue a commemorative €2 coin on that occasion.

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Re: Slovenia 2015: Emona founded 2000 years ago
« Reply #1 on: June 17, 2014, 10:43:23 PM »
This (see attached image) is the winning design, by Matej Ramšak. The central bank's website also lists the other two (second prize, third prize) here: https://www.bsi.si/en/banknotes-and-coins.asp?MapaId=950&VsebinaId=16590  If you click on the code number, you download a PDF file with the image and a description in Slovenian ...

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Re: Slovenia 2015: Emona founded 2000 years ago
« Reply #2 on: October 28, 2015, 02:07:27 PM »
Date of issue 09/11/2015.