On Wednesday, 10 December, Latvijas Banka is issuing a new 5 euro collector coin dedicated to the Baroque art style in Courland (Kurzeme).

The graphic design is created by Laimonis Šēnbergs, and Ligita Franckeviča is the author of the plaster model. The coin was struck by Mennica Polska S.A. (Poland).

 

Latvijas Banka is issuing the Coin of the Seasons, a new 5 euro silver collector coin dedicated to Latvian ethnographic and folklore traditions.

The graphic design is created by Arvīds Priedīte, and Ligita Franckeviča is the author of the plaster model. The coin was struck by Koninklijke Nederlandse Munt (the Netherlands).

 

On Thursday, 4 September, Latvijas Banka is issuing a new 5 euro silver collector coin dedicated to Gotthard Friedrich Stender (1714–1796), the founder of Latvian secular literature.

The graphic design of the coin is created by Aigars Ozoliņš, and Jānis Strupulis is the author of the plaster model. The coin has been struck in the Netherlands by Koninklijke Nederlandse Munt.

 
 
 

Collector Coins

Collector coin issuance planned for 2015*

  1. Coin dedicated to Emīls Dārziņš' creative work
  2. Coin marking the 150th anniversary of Latvian poets Rainis and Aspazija
  3. Coin celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Riga Palace
  4. Fairytale coin
  5. Coin celebrating 150 years of firefighting in Latvia
  6. Coin commemorating 500 years of ancient Latvian verdins coin

*enlisted are coins with their issuance preparatory works in concluding stages; the list is tentative and may change depending on procurement procedure