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Metal zlotys and groschens - modern coins of Poland

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  • Poland, Republic
  • Zloty
  • Warsaw
  • of 304 460 sq. km
  • Polish (state)
  • PL (POL) 616

Republic Poland Monetary unit is the zloty which consists of 100 groschens. In the cash circulation there are coins in nominal value 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 groschens and 1, 2, 5 zlotys.

The Republic Poland is member country the European union .

In 1950 in Poland coins 1, 2, 5, 10, 20,50 groschens and 1 zloty have been manufactured. All nominal values have been rapped out from aluminium. Copper-Nickel coins of 10 and 20 zlotys are entered into the circulation in 1959 and 1973, accordingly. Brass coins of 2 and 5 zlotys have been rapped out in 1975, but in 1989 the manufacturing material has been again replaced with aluminium. In 1990, coins of 50 and 100 zlotys have been manufactured, but they had a limited circulation because of the high inflation occurring at that time.

In 1995 coins of denomination of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 groschens and 1, 2 and 5 zlotys have been entered. Coins 1, 2 and 5 groschens are executed from a brass, a coin 10, 20 and 50 groschens and 1 zloty from a Copper-Nickel, and coins of 2 and 5 zlotys are bimetallic. There are also souvenir coins from precious metals 10, 20, 50, 100, 200 and 500 zlotys, they are a lawful legal tender, but not in ordinary circulation.

Nominal value: 1 groschen
Stamping: 2003
the Material: the Brass
the Note:
the Obverse 1 groschen of Poland the Reverse 1 groschen of Poland
Nominal value: 10 groschens
Stamping: 2002
the Material: the Copper-Nickel
the Note:
the Obverse of 10 groschens of Poland the Reverse of 10 groschens of Poland
Nominal value: 2 zlotys
Stamping: 1995
the Material: the Center - a Copper-Nickel, a ring - a brass
the Note:
the Obverse of 2 zlotys of Poland the Reverse of 2 zlotys of Poland

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