On the left, on the separated circle-shaped area, an extract from treatise Monetae cudendae ratio; against its background, in the middle, the image of the Eagle established as the state emblem of the Republic of Poland; to the right of the Eagle, at the top, a semicircular notation of the year of issue: 2017, in the lower part an inscription: 10 zł. Along the right-hand edge of the coin, a semi-circular inscription: RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA (Republic of Poland). On the right, partially against the background of the separated area, three interlocking rings with the chemical symbols of gold, copper and silver: Au, Cu and Ag. Under the Eagle, on the right, the Mint mark: m / w.
On the right, on the separated circle-shaped area, a portrait of the profile of Nicolaus Copernicus, who is holding a coin in his hand; on the left and at the top, a semi-circular inscription: 1473-1543. Along the left-hand edge of the coin, a semi-circular inscription: ROZPRAWA O BICIU MONETY (Treatise on the Minting of Coin); under it, a semi-circular inscription: MIKOŁAJ KOPERNIK; in the inscriptions' background, an excerpt from Monetae cudendae ratio.
- package - cardboard box
- certificate - yes
- number of subject in the series - first