• 1 Grosz 1949, Y# 39, Poland
  • 1 Grosz 1949, Y# 39, Poland
Description

Minted in Budapest, Hungary and in Warsaw (in 1953 with year 1949).

Obverse

Eagle in the coat of arms of the Polish People's Republic, state name in Polish (Republic of Poland) and year of issue.

The Polish People's Republic (Polska Rzeczpospolita Ludowa) was established under the rule of the communist Polish United Workers' Party (PZPR) in 1947. The name change from the Polish Republic was not officially adopted, however, until the proclamation of the Constitution of the Polish People's Republic in 1952.

RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA
•1949•

Reverse

Value over branch with leaf.

1
GROSZ

Edge

1 Grosz

People's Republic
Y# 39 Par# 201 Schön# 31
Characteristics
Material Aluminium
Weight 0.5 g
Diameter 14.7 mm
Thickness 1.4 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal

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