The Vienna mint of Austria 1st struck a Silver Philharmonic during 2008. The silver coinage is the 1st Euro-currency 99.9percent pure silver rounds coin. The Viennas Silver Philharmonic is a one and a half Eurodollar coin; its one ozt (31.1g) fine silver being 37mm in width and 3.2 mm deep.philharmonic coin
The heads features a variety with instruments; an upright bass, 2 cellos, two violins, a bassoon, a harp, plus a French horn. â¤˝WENER PHILHARMONIKERâ¤ (the German for Vienna Philharmonic) encircles this upper section for this coinage, with â¤˝SILVERâ¤ in tinier font directly below as well as over its musical instruments.
Its back has their â¤˜Great Pipe Organâ¤™. The organ can be found inside the Viennaâ¤™s Golden Hall named Musikverein; which is home of their Wener Philharmoniker. Immediately beneath the â¤˜Great Pipe Organâ¤™ is 1 UNZE FEINSILBERâ¤ (ounce fine silver) as well as straight beneath that a mintage. â¤˝1,50 EUROâ¤ encompasses the lower side while â¤˝REPUBLIK OSTERREICHâ¤ (translating as - republic of Austria) encircles the top.
This sequence continues to be minted at the Austrian Mint within Vienna. Their mint happens to be over eight hundred years old and created during 1194 AD to strike silver coinage in Austria. The starting funds for this mint as well as their coins this would strike originated out of the ransom of one hundred fifty thousand marks (65,000 pounds connected with silver). The ransom was for Britains Ruler Richard the Lion-hearted, who got taken captive in Vienna when returning from his unsuccessful campaign. Now the Austrian Mint happens to be one among a few best present day in the world.
Since 2008AD this Austrian Mint makes several line of silver Euro coins. A 3 rd line with silver coin â¤˝Tales and Legends in Austriaâ¤ and the second coin made in the series was â¤˝King Richard the Lion-hearted in Prisonâ¤. This silver coinâ¤™s face value will be 10 Euro-dollar. Being 32mm in diameter created of 92.5 % (sterling) silver. After that â¤˝Iron-Worth its Weight in Gold: Erzberb in Styriaâ¤ was the 3rd, â¤˝The Sleeping Emperor: Charlemagne Slumbers Under the Untersbergâ¤ is a 4th of this sequence.
Their â¤˝75 Years Grossglockner Alpine Roadâ¤ is a 5-Euro-dollar 80 % silver coin will be 28.5 mm of width. Next there re; â¤˝Andreas Hofer & Tyrolâ¤™s struggle against Napoleonâ¤ and â¤˝Winter Gamesâ¤.
There is also their twenty Eurodollar silver coin â¤˝Rome on the Danube-when the Romans ruled the ancient worldâ¤ has 2 coin types within this series, then a 6 silver coinage collection â¤˝Austrian Railwaysâ¤. They are all 90 percent silver 34mm in width along with a shown denomination of 20 Euro-dollars. After that theres the â¤˝Nicholas von Jacquinâ¤ 20 Euro coinage celebrating the lifetime of this traveler and Imperial Botanist, its a portion of The European union sequence that features eight nations striking a coinage this twelve months being a part with Europes â¤˝Eurpa Starâ¤ program.