The Animals of the World - Hoopoe
|Face value: ||20 zl|
|Metal: ||925/1000 Ag|
|Diameter: ||38,61 mm|
|Weight: ||28,28 g|
|Mintage: ||24,000 pcs|
Obverse: An image of the Eagle as the State Emblem of the Republic of Poland. Under the Eagle, the year of issue: 2000. Below, an inscription: ZŁ 20 ZŁ. On both sides of the Eagle's talons, an image of the State flag. Above, a semicircular inscription: RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA. Under the left talon of the Eagle, the Mint mark: MW.
Reverse: An image of a hoopoe sitting on a willow. At the background: a willow, a fence and a cottage. Above on the right, a semicircular inscription: Dudek - Upupa epops.
Designer of the obverse: Ewa Tyc-Karpińska.
Designer of the reverse: Roussanka Nowakowska.