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20 lei 1922 - replica struck in 2008
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21 mm diameter, 6.452 g, gold 90%, grained edge
denomination 20 LEI, ROMANIA and middle coat of arms of the Kingdom of Romania, outer pearl circle
effigy of the king crowned with a laurel wreath, facing left (or right in heraldic perspective), year 1922 and inscription "FERDINAND I REGELE ROMANILOR" meaning "FERDINAND I KING OF ROMANIANS", outer pearl circle. Under the effigy's neck lies inscription P. M. DAMMANN, the engraver's name. At the left of the neck lies R from replica.

Issuing date: 28th of November 2008

Mintage: 500 coins


The replica of the anniversary 20 lei gold coin from 1922 was struck in 2008, with the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Great Union of 1918.

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

The genuine 20 lei 1922 coin can be seen here.


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