Poland 2003-MW 2 zlotych Y465
Pope John Paul II, the first non-Italian pope in several centuries, was a Polish celebrity of the first order and even the Communist regime could not pass up the opportunity to issue NCLT's in his honor. Dozens of Polish commemoratives exist with John Paul's portrait.
Recorded mintage: 2,000,000.
Specification: 8.15 g, brass, 27 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM Y465.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, 11th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.