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Design and designing => Thematic collecting => Real personalities => Topic started by: <k> on September 01, 2015, 05:55:48 PM

Title: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 01, 2015, 05:55:48 PM
Mobutu of Zaire.

(http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php?action=dlattach;topic=9499.0;attach=88697;image)
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 01, 2015, 05:56:43 PM
Sir Dawda Kairaba Jawara of Gambia.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 01, 2015, 05:59:01 PM
King Moshoeshoe II of Lesotho.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 01, 2015, 06:00:06 PM
Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam, former prime minister of Mauritius.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 01, 2015, 06:01:29 PM
President Léopold Sédar Senghor of Senegal.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 01, 2015, 06:05:47 PM
(http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php?action=dlattach;topic=31525.0;attach=53163;image)

There are many different numismatic portraits of the King of Thailand.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 01, 2015, 06:08:56 PM
(http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php?action=dlattach;topic=19999.0;attach=33243;image)

North Korea, 20 won, 1994.  Death of Kim Il-Sung.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 01, 2015, 06:11:45 PM
(http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php?action=dlattach;topic=19555.0;attach=30851;image)

Death of Tito, Yugoslavia, 1000 dinar, 1980.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Gusev on September 02, 2015, 07:40:07 AM
Nepal, Shah Dynasty,  Indra Rajya Laxmi Devi - Queen Mother.
Title: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Bimat on September 02, 2015, 07:44:52 AM
Belgium €5 (2014): Higgs Boson.

(http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php?action=dlattach;topic=29511.0;attach=49625;image)

Aditya
Title: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Bimat on September 02, 2015, 07:46:22 AM
Belgium €10 (2003): Georges Simenon.

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Aditya
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 02, 2015, 10:37:23 PM
Who was the earliest monarch or statesman to be portrayed on coins wearing spectacles, I wonder?
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: @josephjk on September 02, 2015, 11:01:55 PM
India 1969 Mahatma Gandhi 1 rupee
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: @josephjk on September 02, 2015, 11:02:48 PM
India 2002 Jayaprakash Narayan 1 rupee
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: @josephjk on September 02, 2015, 11:04:24 PM
India 1998 Deshbandhu Chittaranjan Das 2 rupees
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 03, 2015, 12:17:02 AM
Norway, 10 kroner, 2008.

This coin commemorates poet and playwright Hendrik Wergeland. So why did the designer draw the Invisible Man?  >:(
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Gusev on September 03, 2015, 07:56:06 AM
Gyanendra Vir Vikram
Title: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Bimat on September 03, 2015, 11:31:48 AM
Ireland €10: James Joyce

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Aditya
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on September 03, 2015, 06:15:04 PM
India Rs 2 to commemorate Birth Centenary of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on September 03, 2015, 06:19:05 PM
India Rs 5 Birth Centenary of C Subramaniam

Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on September 03, 2015, 06:25:03 PM
India Rs 5, 150th Birth Anniversary of Motilal Nehru

Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on September 03, 2015, 06:27:18 PM
India Rs 10, 100 Years of Mahatma Gandhi's Return from South Africa

Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on September 03, 2015, 06:29:40 PM
India Rs 1, Birth Centenary Dr BR Ambedkar

Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on September 03, 2015, 06:37:31 PM
India Rs 5, Dadabhai Naoroji

(http://static-numista.com/catalogue/photos/inde/g1061.jpg)
(http://static-numista.com/catalogue/photos/inde/g1060.jpg)
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on September 04, 2015, 03:46:48 PM
India Rs 10 Coin, 125th Birth Anniversary of Dr S Radhakrishnan

Title: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Bimat on September 04, 2015, 05:17:12 PM
Does this coin also qualify for this topic? :D

Austria €5: Fledermaus

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Aditya
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Miner on September 04, 2015, 06:24:09 PM
Albert II - the King of Belgium in 1993-2013
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Miner on September 04, 2015, 06:26:53 PM
Camillo Benso - The first prime minister of Italy.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Miner on September 04, 2015, 06:34:39 PM
Wilhelm IV - Grand Duchy of Luxembourg 1905-1912
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Miner on September 04, 2015, 06:39:51 PM
Abbe Pierre, in the world of Henri Antoine Grues (1912-2007) - French Catholic priest who founded the international charity organization "Emmaus".
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Miner on September 04, 2015, 06:42:20 PM
Ignacio Zaragoza - Mexican general who commanded the army during the Mexican victory over the French at the Battle of Puebla May 5, 1862.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Miner on September 04, 2015, 07:00:11 PM
Her Royal Highness Princess Srinagarindra, The Princess Pra Sri Nakharintharaborommaratchachonnani
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on September 07, 2015, 11:43:30 PM
(http://i.huffpost.com/gadgets/slideshows/407014/slide_407014_5092914_free.jpg)
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Gusev on September 08, 2015, 08:05:45 AM
(http://i.huffpost.com/gadgets/slideshows/407014/slide_407014_5092914_free.jpg)
Oh, oh.
This portrait of Elizabeth is not the best (knitted cap? .....).
Queen retired ???
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on December 11, 2015, 01:39:25 AM
Monaco, 10 francs, 1946.
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: <k> on December 11, 2015, 01:43:50 AM
Monaco, 5 francs, 1945.
Title: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Bimat on March 07, 2016, 06:15:04 AM
India Rs 5 - Biju Patnaik.

(http://www.worldofcoins.eu/forum/index.php?action=dlattach;topic=32354.0;attach=60511;image)

Aditya
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: Gusev on March 10, 2016, 08:42:50 AM
Finland, 10 marka, 1975
8th President of Finland Urho Kaleva Kekkonen
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on November 25, 2016, 10:15:55 AM
India Rs 10 Dr BR Ambedkar

(http://static-numista.com/catalogue/photos/inde/g2159.jpg)
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on November 25, 2016, 10:26:55 AM
India 10 Rupees Birth Centenary of Swami Chinmayananda

(http://static-numista.com/catalogue/photos/inde/g2742.jpg)
Title: Re: Bespectacled portraits
Post by: dheer on November 25, 2016, 10:27:55 AM
India 100 Rupees Birth Centenary of Rani Gaidinliu

(http://static-numista.com/catalogue/photos/inde/g2722.jpg)