Commemorative coins of Poland: 2010

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The following list is the scheduled issues for year 2010.[1] The schedule is subject to change without prior notice from the National Bank of Poland.

History of the Polish Cavalry:
Chevau-légers of the Imperial Guard of Napoleon I (silver)[2]
Coin designer: Andrzej Nowakowski Mint: Mennica Polska S.A.
Value: zł 10 Alloy: Ag 925/1000 (Silver) Quantity: 100,000 pcs[2] Quality: Proof
Issued: 3 March 2010[1] Dimensions:
length: 22.40 mm (0.88 in)
width: 32.00 mm (1.26 in)
Weight: 14.14 g (0.50 oz; 0.45 ozt) Market value: 100 zł [1]

Obverse: At the top, to the left, the image of an eagle established for the national emblem of the Republic of Poland. In the center stylized images of the elements of uniforms and weaponry of the light cavalryman. At the bottom an inscription: RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA (REPUBLIC OF POLAND), over the eagle the mark of the issue year: 2010. Under the left foot of the eagle a symbol of the mint: M/W.

Reverse: Stylized image of the light cavalryman on the horseback holding a lance. Underneath an inscription: SZWOLEŻER GWARDII CESARZA NAPOLEONA I (THE LIGHT CAVALRYMAN OF THE NAPOLEON I IMPERIAL GUARD)


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  1. ^ a b c "Schedule of Issue of Polish Collector Coins and coins struck in Nordic Gold for 2010". National Bank of Poland. Retrieved 2010-04-30. 
  2. ^ a b "Chevau-Légers of the Imperial Guard of Napoleon I silver coin" (PDF). National Bank of Poland. Retrieved 2010-04-30.