Wednesday, April 6, 2011

Spain 5 euro 2010 - Cities: Avila & Albacete

Coins #5 and #6: "Avila and Albacete"

Avila is the capital of the homonymous province, in the autonomous community of Castilla y León. Albacete is the capital city of the homonymous province in the autonomous community of Castilla La Mancha. Here are bigger images of their coats of arms:

In the Avila coin we can see the Medieval City Walls that surround the whole city:

Albacete coin shows the famous Cuchillería building:

Composition: 0.925 silver
Weight: 13.50 g
Diameter: 33.00 mm
Mintage: 15,000

LINK: Spanish Mint's "Cities collection"

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