Czech Republic 2009 5 koruna
This five korun is one of a type issued more or less continuously since 1993, about the time the Czechs obtained their divorce from the Slovaks. The SCWC notes that many of the dates were issued in small numbers, presumably for collector sets. This specimen was pulled from circulation.
Recorded mintage: 19,911,000 plus 3,200 proofs.
Specification: 4.8 g, Nickel Plated Steel, 23 mm diameter. Obv: Crowned Czech lion left, date below Rev: Large denomination, Charles bridge and linden leaf Edge: Plain Designer: Jiri Harcuba.
Catalog reference: KM 8.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, 11th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.