5,000 forint - 125th Anniversary of Birth of József Reményi
Series: Hungary - Silver forint coins
József Reményi sculptor and medaillist (Kassa, modern-day Košice in Slovakia, 23 January 1887 – Budapest, 25 December 1977) was one of the pioneers of Hungarian art of medal making of the 20th century, who along with Ö. Fülöp Beck raised the numismatic art to an artistic rank and gained international recognition. The front of the coin recalls one of the female figures holding a jug of Reményi's work 'The Daughters of Danaus', in the form of a plaque. A portrait of Reményi in his later years by the designer Mihály Fritz is found on back of the coin, together with the EuroStar logo, which confirms that the coin is part of the "EUROPA" international collector programme.Standard Catalog of World Coins 1901-2000 Impressive in size, scope and detail unparalleled in the market, the 2020 Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, provides the most compelling and complete catalog to 20th Century coins in the world. shop now Purchasing this product will support this website.