1996 Summer Olympics

1996 Summer Olympics 1996 Summer Olympics
Type: Silver coin
Material: Silver 925°
Issuance Date: 1996
Nominal Value: 50 Lt
Maximum Mintage: 6 000
Quality: Proof
Weight (g): 23.30
Diameter (mm): 34.00
Graphic design: Giedrius Paulauskis
Minted: Lietuvos monetų kalykla (Lithuania)
Distributed (pcs.): 6 000
Distribution terminated: 2001

The obverse of the coin features the Coat of Arms of the Republic of Lithuania inside a shield with floral motifs on both sides. The inscription LIETUVA (Lithuania) runs at the top and 50 LITŲ (50 litas) at the bottom.

The reverse of the coin displays stylised figures of basketball players, the logo of the Lithuanian National Olympic Committee on the right and the inscriptions ATLANTA and 1996 arranged in a semi-circle on the left.

On the edge of the coin: CITIUS. ALTIUS. FORTIUS.

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