Latvia 5 Euro 2015 Rainis & Aspazija
|Theme||Rainis & Aspazija|
|Category||Other special euro coins|
In the year 2015 it is 150 years ago that the famous Latvian poetry couple Rainis and Aspazija were born. To commemorate this Latvia has issued this very special coin. The coin is unique in both its shape and coin technique in that it consists of two separate parts! Rainis can be seen on one part of the coin while Aspazija is seen in the other part. With Aspazija are a number of red flowers which represent her most famous works. On the other side of the coin are a number of lines from a poem which Rainis and Aspazija have spoken to each other. The signatures of Rainis and Aspazija are also represented on the coin. Furthermore, the value of 5 Euro and the country name LATVIJA (Latvia) are shown. Naturally the year 2015 is also displayed on the coin. The coin is minted in Lithuania! The circulation of the coin is only 7,000 copies. The quality of the coin is silver proof and is presented in a luxury package.