Poland 1937 10 zlotych

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from the Mountain Groan Collection
Poland 1937 10 zlotych rev DC.jpg

This type was struck 1934-39 to commemorate the founder of independent Poland, Josef Pilsudski. The design, with its thuggish portrait of the statesman, inspired the Hindenburg commemorative issued in Nazi Germany in the 1930's.

Recorded mintage: 908,000.

Specification: 22 g, .750 fine silver, .530 troy oz ASW, 33 mm diameter, designed by Stanislaw Ostrowski.

Catalog reference: KM Y29, Dav-257.

Source:

  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.

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