Published: 01.01.2013

Measurements: diameter 21.75 mm; weight 4.80 g.
Material: cupro-nickel.
Struck by Rahapaja Oy (Finland).
Artists: Gunars Sietins (graphic design), Janis Strupulis (plaster model).

Ls 1 - obverse  Ls 1 - reverse

The large coat of arms of the Republic of Latvia with the year 2004 inscribed below it is in the center. The inscriptions LATVIJAS and REPUBLIKA, each arranged in a semicircle, are above and beneath the central motif, respectively.
A mushroom is featured in the upper part of the coin. The numeral 1 is beneath it, a line stretches from the center to the right, and the inscription LATS is situated in the lower part of the coin.
Two inscriptions LATVIJAS BANKA (Bank of Latvia) are separated with rhombic dots.