(En) (Pl)

20 kroner DENMARK (2002) Towers - City Hall in Aarhus

20 kroner 2002 Towers - City Hall in Aarhus - coins of Denmark
20 kroner 2002 Towers - City Hall in Aarhus - obverse to reverse alignment
diameter: weight: thickness: alloy:
27.0 mm 9.3 g 2.35 mm Cu92Al6Ni2
obverse:
in the coin centre inside a ring head of Queen Margrethe II of Denmark facing right; along the bottom edge year of issue: 2002; along the top edge: MARGRETHE II DANMARKS DRONNING (Margrethe II Queen of Denmark)
reverse:
in the centre inside a disk a tower of the Aarhus city hall; clouds in the background; along the top edge: ÅRHUS RÅDHUS (Aarhus city hall ); along the bottom edge face value: 20 KRONER
edge:
seven plain and seven reeded sections
issue date:
2 XII 2002
withdrawal date:
still circulating
designer:
Mogens Møller (symbol of a triangle above year of issue on the obverse), Lis Nogel
mint:
The Royal Mint mint mark Den Kongelige Mønt (The Royal Mint), Copenhagen (mint mark before DANMARKS on the obverse)
mintage:
2002 1 000 000 + 35 000 in boxed annual sets
+ 8 600 in sets "Towers"
interesting facts:
This commemorative coin with face value 20 kroner from 2002 commemorates 100th anniversary of birth of Danish architect Arne Jacobsen (1902-1971). The city hall in the second largest town of Denmark designed by Jacobsen together with Erik Møller (1909-2002) was opened on June 6, 1941. The concrete tower is 60 m high, and each of the clocks hanging on the tower has 7 metres diameter.

City Hall in Aarhus
last update: 23 II 2013

coins catalogue :: katalog monet :: münzkatalog :: catalogue de monnaies :: catálogo de monedas :: catalogo monete :: каталог монет :: κέρματα κατάλογος :: COINZ.eu

© 2010-2021 :: Adam Kubicki :: COINZ.eu :: All rights reserved.