200th Anniversary of the Founding of the Archaeological Museum in Split, 1820 – 2020

Published: 1/12/2020

The Croatian National Bank has issued a commemorative silver coin marking the 200th anniversary of the founding of the Archaeological Museum in Split, (1820 – 2020), a historical, scientific and cultural event bearing relevance for the Republic of Croatia.

The commemorative silver coin was minted in proof quality with the brilliant surface decorated with opaque relief details showing commemorative motifs. The coin was released for sale on 1 December 2020.

Shown below are technical characteristics and the number of items released.

SILVER COIN "200TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE FOUNDING OF THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL MUSEUM IN SPLIT, 1820 – 2020"
DENOMINATION WEIGHT(g) DIAMETER(mm) FINESS/1000 TOTAL QUANTITY (psc)
HRK 200 33.63 40 925 maximum 2,000

The Decision on the issue and sale of the commemorative silver coin "200th Anniversary of the Founding of the Archaeological Museum of Split, 1820 – 2020” was published in the Official Gazette No. 125/2020.

The design of the commemorative gold coin is by the sculptor Kuzma Kovačić and the issue was minted by the Croatian Monetary Institute.