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Offline aws22

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Poland, 1966, 100 Zlotych, Silver, KM Y 57
« on: August 22, 2016, 06:19:00 PM »
Poland, 1966, 100 Zlotych, Silver, KM Y 57
Weight 20.2 gm
Diameter 35 mm
Metal Silver 0.900
Mintage 196,859
Commemorative issue, Polish Millennium.
Obverse: Eagle with wings open within assorted shields around border.
Reverse: Two figures standing behind shield within circle.

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Re: Poland, 1966, 100 Zlotych, Silver, KM Y 57
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2016, 12:55:03 AM »
Those two people are Mieszko and his wife Dabrowka/Dobrawa. The coats of arms on the other side refer to Polish cities; not sure whether they picked the biggest ones or made some other selection ...

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Re: Poland, 1966, 100 Zlotych, Silver, KM Y 57
« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2016, 03:37:57 AM »
Thank you Christian.

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Coin collecting has a curious name. It is also called the "Hobby of Kings".