5 euro: Tyrolean Resistance Fighters 1809
Series: Austria: Silver 5 euro coins
The new silver coin shows the bearded Andreas Hofer in his characteristic broadbrimmed hat. Beside him stands Giuseppina Negrelli holding the flag of Tyrol. This "lady captain" represents the little known role of women in the popular revolt against Napoleon.
|Face value:||5 euro|
|Mintage:||250,000 pc UNC|
100,000 pc BU