Polish Travelers and Explorers: Miachał Siedlecki (1873-1940)
|Face value: ||10 zl|
|Metal: ||925/1000 Ag|
|Diameter: ||32,00 mm|
|Weight: ||14,14 g|
|Mintage: ||26.000 pcs|
Obverse: An image of the Eagle as the State Emblem of the Republic of Poland. On the right side, an inscription: ROK 2001. Below a stylised images of two fish of tropical seas, corals and marine plants. Above a semicircular inscription: RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA 10 ZŁ. Under the left talon of the Eagle, the Mint mark: MW.
Reverse: An image of Michał Siedlecki. On the left side an inscription: MICHAŁ / SIEDLECKI, below in a circle fauna of sea plankton in various microscopic enlargements by Michał Siedlecki's drawing. Below, the dates 1873 / 1940.
Designer of the coin: Ewa Tyc-Karpińska.