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Modern European coins except the euro => Central and Eastern Europe => Central Europe => Topic started by: Bimat on July 13, 2019, 03:09:29 PM

Title: Hungary: New Coin Commemorates FIE World Fencing Championships
Post by: Bimat on July 13, 2019, 03:09:29 PM
New 50 forint circulation coin in honour of the FIE World Fencing Championships to be held in Hungary

Published on 12 July 2019

The National Bank of Hungary will issue a commemorative version of the HUF-50 circulation coin on the occasion of the FIE World Fencing Championships to be held in Hungary. The special metal coin enter circulation in 2 million pieces.

According to the central bank, the thematic side of the coin was designed by István Kósa. The technical parameters of the coin are identical to the 50-forint coins used in circulation: it is produced from an alloy of copper (75%) and nickel (25%).

Source: [urlhttps://dailynewshungary.com/news_to_go/new-50-forint-circulation-coin-in-honour-of-the-fie-world-fencing-championships-to-be-held-in-hungary/]Daily News Hungary[/url]