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30 mm diameter, 16.5 g, 92.5% silver, flat edge
year 2007, circular inscription REPUBLICA MOLDOVA meaning "REPUBLIC OF MOLDAVIA" and the coat of arms of the Republic of Moldavia, in exergue denomination "50 LEI"
two hands shaping an earthenware at the potter's wheel, circular inscription "TRADIȚIA POPULARĂ - OLĂRITUL" meaning "FOLKLORIC TRADITION - POTTERY"

The coin was struck at the Czech Mint, having a mintage of 500 pieces.

Until today (January 2013) the series Holidays, culture, traditions comprises the following 50 lei silver coins: pottery in 2007, cooperage in 2008, weaving in 2009, traditional musical instruments in 2010, carroling - colindul in 2011, Sînzienele and Miorița ballad in 2012. To the same series belongs a nickel plated brass coin - 10 lei 2003 - Celebration of the Wine.


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