EURO COMMEMORATIVE COIN – ESTONIA – 2020
ITEM REF # Jks/EUR-19/02-009
Feature: The Bicentenary of the Discovery of Antarctica
Description: The discovery is linked to Estonia because one of the first men to see Antarctica in 1820 was Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen, a Baltic German seafarer born in Saaremaa, who documented the discovery.
The design depicts a motif of a sailing ship.
It also bear the inscriptions ‘Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen’ and ‘ANTARKTIKA 200’, the country name ‘EESTI’. & issue year 2020.
The coin’s outer ring bears the 12 stars of the European flag.
Issuing date: March 2020
GRADE/ STOCK/ PRICE
UNC / YES / 4.10 $ XXF / NIL / 4.00 $. XF / NIL / 00.00 $ VF / NIL / 00.00 $
MATERIAL : Outer part: Cu-Ni; Inner part: three layers: Ni-Brass, Ni , Ni-Brass
Diameter (mm): 25.75 Thickness (mm): 2.20 Weight (g): 8.50 Shape: Round
Color: Outer part: silver; inner part: gold Edge: Edge lettering, fine milled