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Romania – Set of 3 coins to celebrate 175 years since the birth of Titu Maiorescu

13.02.2015

Pursuant to the provisions of Law No. 312/2004 on the Statute of the National Bank of Romania, as of 16 February 2015, the National Bank of Romania will put into circulation, for numismatic purposes, a set of three coins (made of gold, silver and copper-plated tombac) dedicated to the anniversary of 175 years since Titu Maiorescu’s birth.

The coins (made of gold, silver and copper-plated tombac) in the set have the following technical characteristics:

Face value lei 100 lei 10 leu 1
Metal gold silver coppered tombac
Fineness 900‰ 999‰
Shape round round round
Diameter 21 mm 37 mm 37 mm
Weight 6.452 g 31.103 g 23.5 g
Quality proof proof proof
Edge milled milled milled
Obverse
Reverse

Obverse of the gold coin: the image of Vasile Pogor Mansion in Iași, where the meetings of “Junimea” Society were held, the inscription “ROMANIA” in an arc, the face value “100 LEI”, the coat of arms of Romania and the year of issue “2015”.

Obverse of the silver coin: the image of Vasile Pogor Mansion in Iași, where the meetings of “Junimea” Society were held, the inscription “ROMANIA” in an arc, the face value “10 LEI”, the coat of arms of Romania and the year of issue “2015”.

Obverse of the copper-plated tombac coin: the image of Vasile Pogor Mansion in Iași, where the meetings of “Junimea” Society were held, the inscription “ROMANIA” in an arc, the face value “1 LEU”, the coat of arms of Romania and the year of issue “2015”.

Reverse (common to all coins made of gold, silver and copper-plated tombac in the set) : the portrait of Titu Maiorescu, his birth and death years – “1840” and “1917” – and the inscription “TITU MAIORESCU” in an arc.

The gold, silver and copper-plated tombac coins are individually housed in transparent plastic capsules. The sets of coins are accompanied by leaflets featuring a presentation of the numismatic issue in Romanian, English and French. Each leaflet comes with a certificate of authenticity bearing the signatures of the Governor and the Chief Cashier of the National Bank of Romania.

The mintage of this numismatic issue is of 150 sets of coins (made of gold, silver and copper-plated tombac).

The selling price is lei 2,050.00, VAT excluded, per set of three coins (made of gold, silver and copper-plated tombac), including the leaflet.

The gold, silver and copper-plated tombac coins dedicated to the anniversary of 175 years since Titu Maiorescu’s birth are legal tender on the territory of Romania.

The sets of coins will be put into circulation through the branches of the National Bank of Romania in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Iaşi and Timişoara.

 

Full details: http://bnr.ro/page.aspx?prid=9937

Silver coin dedicated to 100th anniversary of the Romanian Olympic Committee

Tomorrow, 10 February 2014, the National Bank of Romania will put into circulation, for numismatic purposes, a silver coin dedicated to the centennial anniversary of the Romanian Olympic Committee.

The coin has the following characteristics:

  • Face value: lei 10
  • Metal: silver
  • Fineness: 999‰
  • Shape: round
  • Diameter: 37 mm
  • Weight: 31.103 g
  • Quality: proof
  • Edge: milled
10 Lei 2014 - 100th anniversary of the Romanian Olympic Committee

10 Lei 2014 – 100th anniversary of the Romanian Olympic Committee

10 Lei 2014 - 100th anniversary of the Romanian Olympic Committee

10 Lei 2014 – 100th anniversary of the Romanian Olympic Committee

The silver coins are housed in transparent plastic capsules and are accompanied by leaflets featuring a presentation of the numismatic issue in Romanian, English and French.

Each leaflet comes with a certificate of authenticity bearing the signatures of the Governor and the Chief Cashier of the National Bank of Romania.

The mintage of this numismatic issue is 250.

The selling price per silver coin, including the leaflet, is lei 310.00 excluding VAT.

The silver coin dedicated to the centennial anniversary of the Romanian Olympic Committee is legal tender on the territory of Romania.

These collector coins will be put into circulation through the branches of the National Bank of Romania in Bucharest, Cluj‑Napoca, Iaşi and Timişoara.

The official page: http://bnr.ro/page.aspx?prid=8617

New Romanian gold coin dedicated to the Four Gospels of Hurezi Monastery

Pursuant to the provisions of Law No. 312/2004 on the Statute of the National Bank of Romania, on 16 December 2013, the National Bank of Romania will put into circulation, for numismatic purposes, a gold coin dedicated to the history of gold – the Four Gospels of Hurezi Monastery.

The coin has the following characteristics:

  • Face value: Lei 10
  • Metal: gold
  • Fineness: 999‰
  • Shape: round
  • Diameter: 13.92 mm
  • Weight: 1.224 g
  • Quality: proof
  • Edge: milled

 

Obverse: a fragment of the Resurrection of Christ icon presenting the Descent into Hell, as depicted on the gold covers of the Four Gospels of Hurezi Monastery; the face value “10 LEI”; “ROMANIA” inscribed in an arc; the coat of arms of Romania and the year of issue “2013”.

10 Lei 2013 - Four Gospels of Hurezi Monastery

10 Lei 2013 – Four Gospels of Hurezi Monastery

Reverse: the portrait and name of Prince Constantin Brâncoveanu; the main church; the kiosk and the chapel of Hurezi Monastery; the Four Gospels donated to the monastery by the prince, and „TETRAEVANGHELIARUL DE LA HUREZI” inscribed in an arc.

10 Lei 2013 - Four Gospels of Hurezi Monastery

10 Lei 2013 – Four Gospels of Hurezi Monastery

The gold coins are housed in transparent plastic capsules and are accompanied by leaflets featuring a presentation of the numismatic issue in Romanian, English and French.

Each leaflet comes with a certificate of authenticity bearing the signatures of the Governor and the Chief Cashier of the National Bank of Romania.

The mintage of this numismatic issue is 500.

The selling price per gold coin, including the leaflet, is lei 310.00 excluding VAT.

The gold coin dedicated to the history of gold – the Four Gospels of Hurezi Monastery is legal tender on the territory of Romania.

These collector coins will be put into circulation through the branches of the National Bank of Romania in Bucharest, Cluj‑Napoca, Iaşi and Timişoara.

 

Official site: http://www.bnr.ro/page.aspx?prid=8437

Two new silver coins to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Doctors Gheorghe Marinescu and Ioan Cantacuzino

Obverse, the same for both coins, shows a partial depiction of the building of the University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Bucharest, a composition illustrating medical research in Neurology and Microbiology, the face value “10 LEI”, the coat of arms of Romania, the year of issue “2013” and “ROMANIA” inscribed in an arc.

Reverse of the first coin presents the portrait and name of Doctor Gheorghe Marinescu, founding father of the Romanian school of Neurology, and “150 DE ANI DE LA NASTERE” inscribed in an arc..

Reverse of the second coin shows the portrait and name of Doctor Ioan Cantacuzino, founding father of the Romanian school of Microbiology and “150 DE ANI DE LA NASTERE” inscribed in an arc.

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The mint sets, with the silver coins housed in transparent plastic capsules, are accompanied by leaflets featuring a presentation of the numismatic issue in Romanian, English and French.

Each leaflet comes with a certificate of authenticity bearing the signatures of the Governor and the Chief Cashier of the National Bank of Romania.

The mintage of this numismatic issue is 500 sets.

The selling price per set of two silver coins, including the leaflet, is lei 590.00 excluding VAT.

The silver coins dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the birth of Doctor Gheorghe Marinescu and Doctor Ioan Cantacuzino are legal tender in Romania.

The silver coin set will be put into circulation through the branches of the National Bank of Romania in Bucharest, Cluj-Napoca, Iaşi and Timişoara.

 

10 Lei 2013 - Common Obverse

10 Lei 2013 – Common Obverse

10 Lei 2013 - Gheorghe Marinescu

10 Lei 2013 – Gheorghe Marinescu

10 Lei 2013 - Ioan Cantacuzino

10 Lei 2013 – Ioan Cantacuzino

New Silver Coin dedicated to the Anniversary of 100 Years since the First Congress of Economists in Romania

The National Bank of Romania will put into circulation a new silver coin dedicated to the anniversary of 100 years since the initiation of the first Congress of Economists in Romania.

Coin technical details:

  • Face value: lei 10
  • Metal: silver
  • Fineness: 925‰
  • Shape: round
  • Diameter: 37 mm
  • Weight: 31.103 g
  • Quality: proof
  • Edge: milled

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Obverse: the depiction of the statue of Mercury, the patron god of commerce, on the main façade of the Old Palace of the National Bank of Romania, the coat of arms of Romania, the face value “10 LEI”, the inscription “ROMANIA” in an arc and the year of issue “2013”.

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Reverse: the portraits and names of three renowned economists ranking among the initiators of the Congress of Economists: Ion Răducanu, Virgil N. Madgearu and Ion N. Angelescu, “1913”, the year of the celebrated event, and the inscription “INITIEREA PRIMULUI CONGRES AL ECONOMISTILOR” in an arc.

National Bank of Romania issued a coin for the rugby fans: 100 years since the first official rugby match in Romania

National Bank of Romania will issue Monday, 5th August 2013, a silver coin marking 100 years since the first official rugby match in Romania.

10 Lei 2013 - 100 years since the first official rugby match in Romania

10 Lei 2013 – 100 years since the first official rugby match in Romania

10 Lei 2013 - 100 years since the first official rugby match in Romania

10 Lei 2013 – 100 years since the first official rugby match in Romania

The coin mintage is only 500 and the cost is around 100 USD.

National Bank of Romania issued a gold coin to mark the 175th anniversary of Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu

National Bank of Romania will put on sale, starting 15th July, a gold coin dedicated to B. P. Hasdeu, to mark his 175th birth anniversary.

Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu (1838-1907) was an important Romanian philologist and writer. He was born in northern Bessarabia (now part of Ukraine), at that time part of the Russian Empire.

100 Lei 2013 - 175th birth anniversary of B.P. Hasdeu

100 Lei 2013 – 175th birth anniversary of B.P. Hasdeu

100 Lei 2013 - 175th birth anniversary of B.P. Hasdeu

100 Lei 2013 – 175th birth anniversary of B.P. Hasdeu

Technical Details:

Mintage Proof: 250
Diameter: 21.00 mm
Weight: 6.4520 g
Material: Gold 0.9000
Mint: Romania – Bucharest
Edge Type: reeded

Romania issued a set of 3 coins to commemorate 140 years since the establishment of military communications

National Bank of Romania will put to sale, starting 1st July, a set of three coins to celebrate 140th anniversary of military communications. The coins have the following nominal values:

1 Leu – Tombac
5 Lei – Silver
100 Lei – Gold

1 Leu, 5 Lei and 10 Lei - 140 years since the establishment of military communications

1 Leu, 5 Lei and 10 Lei – 140 years since the establishment of military communications

Technical Details:

1 Leu: 
Diameter: 37.00 mm
Weight: 23.5000 g
Material: Copper Plated Tombac
Mint: Romania – Bucharest
Edge Type: reeded
5 Lei: 
Diameter: 30.00 mm
Weight: 15.5500 g
Material: Silver 0.9250
Mint: Romania – Bucharest
Edge Type: reeded
10 Lei: 
Diameter: 21.00 mm
Weight: 6.4520 g
Material: Gold 0.999
Mint: Romania – Bucharest

Romania issued a silver coin to mark the 150th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone of the Gun Factory at the Army Arsenal

National Bank of Romania will issue on 25th June 2013 a 10 Lei silver coin marking the 150th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone of the Gun Factory at the Army Arsenal.

Romania - 10 Lei 2013 - 150th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone of the Gun Factory at the Army Arsenal

Romania – 10 Lei 2013 – 150th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone of the Gun Factory at the Army Arsenal

Romania - 10 Lei 2013 - 150th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone of the Gun Factory at the Army Arsenal

Romania – 10 Lei 2013 – 150th anniversary of the laying of the cornerstone of the Gun Factory at the Army Arsenal

Coin Technical Details:

Mintage Proof: 500
Diameter: 37.00 mm
Weight: 31.1030 g
Material: Silver 0.9990
Mint: Romania – Bucharest
Edge Type: reeded

Romania – Silver coin to celebrate 140th birth anniversary of Lucia Sturdza-Bulandra

National Bank of Romania will put on sale a new silver coin dedicated to Lucia Sturdza-Bulandra.

Lucia Sturdza-Bulandra (1873-1961) was a famous stage actress. Shes was one of the greatest people of the Romanian scene and for almost 30 years she was a teacher at the Conservatory of Dramatic Art in Bucharest.

Lucia Sturdza-Bulandra Silver Coin - Romania

Lucia Sturdza-Bulandra Silver Coin – Romania

Lucia Sturdza-Bulandra Silver Coin - Romania

Lucia Sturdza-Bulandra Silver Coin – Romania

Technical Details:

Mintage Proof: 500
Diameter: 37.00 mm
Weight: 31.1030 g
Material: Silver 0.9990
Mint: Romania – Bucharest

If you want to view more details about the coin or add it to your collection or wish list, access it in our catalog here: http://www.allnumis.com/coin/romania/10-lei-2013-140th-anniversary-of-lucia-sturdza-bulandra-28949