50 litas: 150th anniversary of the National Museum of Lithuania

Series: Lithuania: Silver 50 litas coins

50 litas 150th anniversary of the National Museum of Lithuania  - 2005 - Series: Silver 50 litas coins - Lithuania

The obverse of the coin features the Lithuanian coins of the 14th–16th centuries containing the most significant heraldic signs of the state of Lithuania – the symbol of the Coat of Arms Vytis, the double cross and the Columns of Gediminas. At the top runs the inscription LIETUVA (Lithuania) in a semi-circle, and, at the bottom, 2005 and 50 LITŲ (50 litas). The reverse of the coin displays the image of St Michael the Archangelwith a trumpet, which is surrounded by the inscription LIETUVOS NACIONALINIS MUZIEJUS 150 (National Museum of Lithuania 150).