50 litas 2005 Lithuania coin – Cardinal Vincentas Sladkevičius
50 litas proof coin with box.
Silver Ag 925;
diameter 38.61 mm;
weight 28.28 g.
Mintage 2000 pcs
Issued in 2005
The reverse of the coin bears the portrait of Cardinal Vincentas Sladkevičius, with the Coat of Arms of the Cardinal next to the portrait. The portrait is encircled with the inscription KARDINOLAS VINCENTAS SLADKEVIČIUS 1920-2000 (Cardinal Vincentas Sladkevičius 1920-2000).
The obverse of the coin has a stylised cross that divides the mirror surface into four parts, which display the Coat of Arms of the Republic of Lithuania inside a shield, with the inscriptions LIETUVA (Lithuania), 2005 and 50 LITŲ (50 litas).