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21 mm diameter, 6.452 g, gold 90%, grained edge
denomination "20 LEI" and year 1868 inside a wreath formed by oak branches, outer pearl circle
inscription "CAROL I DOMNULŬ ROMĀNILORŬ" meaning "PRINCE OF THE ROMANIANS" and CAROL I head facing left, outer pearl circle; under the head letter R from replica

Issuing date: 1st of January 2005

Mintage: 250 pieces


The pictures of the replica above are present on Romanian coins through the kind permission of Mr. J. Ardelean.

A genuine 20 lei 1868 piece can be seen here. The replica of 20 lei 1868 gold coin belongs to the History of coin series. To the same series belong two other replicas, one of gold koson and one of a coin-medal issued by Constantin Brāncoveanu in 1713.


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