Rare Latvia Silver Proof Coin - Kurzeme Courland Ship
in Original Box with Certificate of Origin
Denomination: 1 LVL Lats
Material: Silver .925
Weight: 31.47 g
Diameter: 38.61 mm
Minted: Mint of Finland
Issuance Date: 2003
Mintage only 5,000 coins!!!
Engraver: Arvids Priedite (graphic design), Ligita Franckevica (plaster model).
Obverse: The coat of arms of the Duchy of Kurzeme and Zemgale is placed in the upper part of the coin, with a ship in the process of building beneath it. The inscription 1 LATS, with the year 2003 inscribed in a semi-circle beneath it, is at the bottom of the obverse.
Lettering: 1 LATS 2003
Weighers of hemp are depicted against a background of a brick wall and an iron foundry. The inscription KURZEME is arranged in a semi-circle at the bottom of the coin.
Edge: The inscriptions LATVIJAS BANKA (Bank of Latvia) and LATVIJAS REPUBLIKA (Republic of Latvia), separated by a dot.
Lettering: REPUBLIKA LATVIJAS · BANKA LATVIJA