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Andorra SAINT GEORGE Series HOLY HELPERS Silver Coin 10 Diner 2010 Proof


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Mint: Mint of Poland
Product Code: PL-S-HH-10-02
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Name of series
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Specifications
Metal Silver
Mintage 5000
Fineness (% purity) 92.5%
Denomination (ADD) 10 Diner
Weight (g) 28.28
Diameter (mm) 38.61
Year of Issue 2010
Country Andorra
Edge Redeed
Quality Proof
Package Presentation box (see sample)
Certificate of Authenticity Yes

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The Mint of Poland presents a series of coins entitled “The Holy Helpers”. The first coin from series, “Saint Christopher”, aroused huge interest among collectors. The second one is “Saint George”. Forthcoming coins will be “Saint Barbara” and “Saint Catherine”.

The “Holy Helpers” are a special group among all the saints of Christianity as it is believed that their intercession is particularly effective. Most of them lived at the turn of the 3rd and 4th century AC, at the time when Christians were victims of bloody persecution within the Roman Empire. With the passing of centuries, deeds became interwoven with legends. The veneration of these saints was in its heyday in the 14th century in Rhineland, where it was closely related to the Black Death rampant in Europe at that time. However, it is believed that the saints can also offer protection against a number of other diseases; they are also patrons of many professions, social groups and cities. They enjoy a special position in popular religion: statuettes, pictures and medallions bearing their images are by many treated as amulets endowed with magical powers which can help in the hardships of everyday life. In this series we depict the saints especially popular and known all over Europe.

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Obverse:
The central part of the coin depicts the Coat of Arms of the Principality of Andorra. Below the Coat of Arms, a nominal value of the coin, 10 D., which means 10 Diners, and a year of issue, 2010. On the right of the “D.” letter, the Mint’s mark - MW. Above the Coat of Arms, along the edge of the coin, semicircular inscription in Catalon language, PRINCIPAT D’ANDORRA (Principality of Andorra).

Reverse:
In central part, an image of Saint George on horseback during the battle with the dragon. Along the rim, an ornament often used in artistic metalwork. At the top, a semicircular, stylized inscription “Sant Jordi” (Saint George) in Catalan language.

Coin designer: Witold Nazarkiewicz

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• Extremely high international collector demand
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• Present this beautiful coin to your loved one for any occasions or a great business gift
 
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