Andorra Prism Birds: Capercaillie – .925 Silver 5 Diners Andorra 2012 (proof)
Denomination: 5 Diners
Metal Content: 20 g (1.92 troy oz)
Diameter: 38.61 mm
On the obverse the coins show Andorra’s coat of arms, in the exergue the face value in Diner, the currency of the Principality’s collector coins, is listed: ‘5 D.’ on the silver issue and ‘1 D.’ on the copper-nickel coins. Beneath the year of issue is stated: ‘2012’. Around the edge the official name of the issuing country is imprinted: ‘PRINCIPAT D’ANDORRA’.
The reverses are designed in similar fashion: the centre illustrates the respective bird in coloured prism technique,the superior part shows an outlined landscape with buildings, mountains, the sun, and flying birds. A stylised ground and leaves in the exergue hint at the birds’ habitats. An inscription in Catalan follows the inferior edge to the right: ‘Ocells d’Andorra’, Birds of Andorra.
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