1.5 euro - Juan Sebastián de Elcano Training Ship
Series: Spain - History of Navigation
The F.N.M.T. - R.C.M. presents a new series of coins dedicated to recall the "History of Navigation". These series reproduce a selection of boats that, for one reason or another, have been relevant over time. It consists of twenty coins. Four of them are put into circulation in 2018 and the remaining 16 in 2019.To collect them, you can purchase the book "History of Navigation" (art. 92887050), which describes the technical characteristics of each of the boats. Special launching offer! With the purchase of the first four coins (Phoenician Combat Ship, Drakkar Scandinavo, Spanish Navy and Juan Sebastian de Elcano School Ship), we will send you the collection book-case free of charge (art. 32887050). On the obverse is reproduced in colours an image of the School Ship Juan Sebastián de Elcano, according to a photography property of the Spanish Navy. On the right, the mint mark. Above the central image, in a circular direction and in capital letters, the inscription BUQUE ESCUELA JUAN SEBASTIÁN DE ELCANO. On the reverse (common to all the pieces), the face value of the coin 1.5 EURO and the inscription HISTORY OF THE NAVIGATION appear. Out of the central circle there are six dolphins jumping, counter clockwise, on the same aquatic motifs that appear in the obverses.