50 litas – 425th anniversary of Vilnius University

Series: Lithuania – Silver 50 litas coins

The obverse of the coin depicts the Coat of Arms of the Republic of Lithuania, arranged in a circle of a floral ornament. At the top runs the inscription LIETUVA (Lithuania) in the shape of a semi-circle, and, at the bottom, respectively, 50 LITŲ (50 litas). The reverse of the coin displays the image of Vilnius University, encircled with the inscription VILNIAUS UNIVERSITETAS 425 (Vilnius University 425). The right side contains the years 1579 and 2004, which appear when the coin is tilted at a certain angle.