1000 Krónur Leif Ericsson

Features

Issuer Iceland
Period Republic (1944-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2000
Value 1000 Krónur
1000 ISK = USD 7.10
Currency New króna (1980-date)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 26.73 g
Diameter 38.10 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Number N# 70198
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 37,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 40
Gerhard Schön; 2022. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

Leif Ericsson Millennium, discoverer of the New World

Obverse

The four traditional protector spirits ("Landvættir") of Iceland. These are Griðungur the bull, Gammur the eagle, Dreki the dragon, and Bergrisi the giant.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
1000 EITT ÞÚSUND KRÓNUR
ÍSLAND

Translation:
1000 One Thousand Krónur
Iceland

Reverse

Portrait of Leif Ericsson facing left, an axe in hand

Script: Latin

Lettering:
· LEIFUR EIRÍKSSON SONUR ÍSLANDS ·
1000
2000
PM TJF
FUNDUR NORÐUR-AMERÍKU

Translation:
Leif Ericsson, son of Iceland
Founder of North America

Edge

Reeded

Mint

United States Mint, Philadelphia, United States (1792-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2000  102 083 $ 36

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