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1 leu, 10 lei silver and 100 lei gold 2014 - University of Bucharest - 150 Years
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37 mm diameter, 23.5 g, coppered tombac, reeded edge
Obverse: ROMANIA, face value 1 LEU, coat of arms of Romania, year 2014, an old picture of the Palace of the University, image and name of the prince - ALEXANDRU IOAN CUZA
Reverse: pediment above one of the entrances to the Palace of the University in Bucharest, year 1864, inscription "UNIVERSITATEA BUCURESTI" meaning "UNIVERSITY OF BUCHAREST"

Issuing date: 23rd of June 2014

Mintage: 150 coins

37 mm diameter, 31.103 g, 99.9% silver, reeded edge
Obverse: ROMANIA, face value 10 LEI, coat of arms of Romania, year 2014, an old picture of the Palace of the University, image and name of the prince - ALEXANDRU IOAN CUZA
Reverse: pediment above one of the entrances to the Palace of the University in Bucharest, year 1864, inscription "UNIVERSITATEA BUCURESTI" meaning "UNIVERSITY OF BUCHAREST"

Issuing date: 23rd of June 2014

Mintage: 400 coins

21 mm diameter, 6.452 g, 99.9% gold, reeded edge
Obverse: ROMANIA, face value 100 LEI, coat of arms of Romania, year 2014, an old picture of the Palace of the University, image and name of the prince - ALEXANDRU IOAN CUZA
Reverse: pediment above one of the entrances to the Palace of the University in Bucharest, year 1864, inscription "UNIVERSITATEA BUCURESTI" meaning "UNIVERSITY OF BUCHAREST"

Issuing date: 23rd of June 2014

Mintage: 150 coins


About the University of Bucharest

The University of Bucharest was established in 1864, through the reunion of three faculties: Faculty of Law, Faculty od Sciences and Faculty of Letters. Other faculties were added during the years. Nowadays the University has 19 faculties. About 3.000 professors teach to about 30.000 students.


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