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2 Øre - Olav V small script

Features

Country Norway
King Olav V (1957-1991)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1958
Value 2 Øre (0.02 NOK)
Currency Krone (1875-date)
Composition Bronze
Weight 4 g
Diameter 21 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 01-01-1975
References KM# 404
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.

Obverse

Crowned monogram of Olav V.

Lettering: O V

Reverse

Black grouse (Lyrurus or Tetrao tetrix) facing right, year above, country below, value on right.

Lettering:
1958
2
ØRE
NORGE

Engraver: Per Palle Storm

Per Palle Storm was a Danish-born Norwegian sculptor. He was born in Copenhagen and grew up in Buenos Aires. Among his sculptures are Arbeiderbevegelsens pionerer, unveiled at Youngstorget in 1958, six bronze sculptures outside the Oslo City Hall, and several World War II memorials.

Edge

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1958  2,700,000 0.65 1.18 17.83

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