The minting of the histroical commemorative coin “Form”

The minting of the historical commemorative coin “Form” (Bank of Lithuania, 2014, 1 min. 10 sec.). The short video introducing to the minting process of the last Lithuanian litas coin “Form”.

On the obverse of the coin is carefully carved a stylised image of the coat of arms of the Republic of Lithuania, which creates an effect of pulsating movement. The inscription 2014 is in the centre, and Lietuva (Lithuania) is described on the right edge of the coin.

The reverse of the coin features motives of optical art, a spherical bead of silver in the centre and rhythmically repetitive circles of different sizes arranged at irregular intervals around it, providing an image of rotation, movement and space, optical illusion; there is also an inscription of the denomination — 50 litų (50 litas).

Designed by Agnė Dautartaitė-Krutulė.


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