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1 grosz POLAND (1990-2014)

1 grosz 1990-2014 - Polish coins
1 grosz 1990-2014 - coins of Poland
diameter: weight: thickness: alloy:
15.5 mm 1.64 g 1.3 mm Cu59Zn40Mn1
obverse:
in the centre crowned eagle - Coat of Arms; along the top edge: ♦ RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA ♦ (Republic of Poland); along the bottom edge year of issue
reverse:
in the centre face value: 1, below it: GROSZ, over it an oak branch with one leaf hanging right
edge:
reeded
issue date:
1 I 1995
withdrawal date:
circulating
designer:
Stanisława Wątróbska-Frindt, Ewa Tyc-Karpińska
mint:
mint mark Mennica Państwowa (The State Mint - the name until 1994);

Mennica Państwowa S.A. (The State Mint JSC - the name in years 1994-2005);

Mennica Polska S.A. (The Mint of Poland JSC - the name after 2005), Warsaw (mint mark on the obverse under eagle's left foot)
mintage:
1990 29 140 000
1991 79 000 000
1992 362 000 000
1993 80 780 000
1995 102 280 109
1997 103 080 002
1998 270 640 003
1999 203 970 000
2000 210 100 000
2001 210 000 020
2002 240 000 000
2003 250 000 000
2004 300 000 000
2005 375 000 000
2006 184 000 000
2007 330 000 000
2008 316 000 000
2009 338 000 000
2010 150 000 000
2011 270 000 000
2012 365 000 000
2013 323 000 000
2014 86 000 000
interesting facts:
The production of coins of this type in brass has become too expensive and in 2013 the National Bank of Poland announced a tender for the production of coins of this denomination in cheaper steel only coated with brass. The tender ended on October 31, 2013 and it appeared that The Royal Mint of Great Britain proposed the lowest price and won the contract for the supply of grosz coins from April 2014 to December 2016. The first coins of steel indeed appeared in circulation in March 2014 and are gradually replacing the brass coins, whose production ended.

The National Bank of Poland published mintage numbers of circulation coins only in January 2002, which was 12 years after minting the first coins and 7 years after putting them into circulation.
last update: 16 1 2015

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