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History of Polish Coin, 20 zł The Szóstak (six grosz) of John III Sobieski

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Gross price: 180.00 PLN Net price: 146.34 PLN
Face value: 20 zł

Product description

Obverse:


at the bottom, on the right, a stylised reverse of the szóstak featuring: a crown at the top, the numeral VI below it and three escutcheons with the coats-of-arms of Poland, Lithuania and Janina of the Sobieskis, the year 1682 in the bottom part; along the rim, a partially visible inscription reading clockwise from the right: GROS·ARG·SEX REG·POLONIAE. On the left, in a separated circular area, the image of the Eagle established as the state emblem of the Republic of Poland; an inscription along the rim: RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA (Republic of Poland), and, following a separating pellet, a notation of the year of issue: 2019; below the Eagle, an inscription: 20 ZŁ and, below the Eagle, on the right, the Mint mark, m/w. At the top, a fragment of the bas-relief from Wilanów Palace showing Hetman Jan Sobieski on horseback before the royal coronation.


Reverse:


on the left, a stylized obverse of the six-grosz coin featuring the bust of John Sobieski wearing a laurel wreath and turned to the right; along the rim an inscription reading clockwise from the left: IOAN·III D G REX POL·M·D·L·R·P, and an inscription at the bottom: T·L·B·. On the right, a fragment of an illustration from the armorial of Wacław Potocki, partly covered by the image of the six-grosz coin, depicting the Eagle bearing on its breast the Janina coat-of-arms. Along the left rim, clockwise from the bottom, a semi-circular inscription: SZÓSTAK JANA SOBIESKIEGO (SIX-GROSZ COIN OF JOHN III SOBIESKI).


Business form:


package –cardboard box,


certificate – yes,


subject in the series: 14/20.

Expected delivery time is 7 days

Product data

Year of issue
2019
Issue subject
History of Polish Coin, 20 zł The Szóstak (six grosz) of John III Sobieski
Volume
13000
Code
KOLBSO-534
Alloy
Ag 925
Alloy/finish - more information
proof
Diameter [mm]
38,61
Weight [g]
28,28

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