1500 Kroner - Harald V 1994 Olympics - Roald Amundsen

Features

Country Norway
King Harald V (1991-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1993
Value 1500 Kroner (1500 NOK)
Currency Krone (1875-date)
Composition Gold (.917)
Weight 16.96 g
Diameter 27 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 58566
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 452
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

1994 Olympics - Roald Amundsen

Obverse

Effigy of king Harald V facing right, date below

Lettering:
HARALD V·NORGES KONGE
1993 K
IAR

Translation:
Harald V, King of Norway
1993 K
IAR

Engraver: Ingrid Austlid Rise

Reverse

Bust of Roald Amundsen facing left, skis on his left shoulder and a tent to the left. The olympic symbol is on the top of the coin.

Lettering:
1500 KRONER·LILLEHAMMER 1994
TBO

Engraver: Tomasz Boncza-Ozdowski

Edge

Plain

Comments

Commemoration of the polar expedition of Roald Amundsen. Roald Amundsen led the first expedition that reached the south pole,  on 14 December 1911.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1993  14 883

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