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Monuments of Material Culture in Poland: Salt-Mine in Wieliczka

Face value: 20 zl

Metal: 925/1000 Ag
and zirconium

Finish: proof

Diameter: 38,61 mm

Weight: 28,28 g

Mintage: 25,000 pcs

Obverse: Image of the Eagle as the State Emblem of the Republic of Poland, on the background of a stylised fragment of rock with salt veins. Below the Eagle, on the left side, the notation specifying the year of mintage: 2001, on the right side inscription: 20 / ZŁ. Above a semicircular inscription: RZECZPOSPOLITA, below, on the background of stylised rock, an inscription: POLSKA. Under the left talon of the Eagle the Mint mark: MW.

Reverse: A scene presenting work in a salt mine in the past centuries: in central part an image of four miners rolling a block of salt, in the background: miners at work. Above an inscription: KOPALNIA SOLI (Salt Mine), below zirconium imitating a crystal of salt and an inscription: W WIELICZCE (in Wieliczka).

Designer of the coin: Robert Kotowicz.

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