Samuel Mikovíni 250th Anniversary of the death

(501230)
Code:501230
Face value:500
Material:Ag 925/1000
Weight:33,63 [g]
Diameter:40 [mm]
 
Edge:KARTOGRAF - MATEMATIK - STAVITEĽ ...
Mintage:10 100 pcs standard, PROOF 1 500 pcs
Engraver:Filip Kuzmín
 
The obverse of the coin depicts part of Mikovíni's map of the Country of Bratislava from 1733, with allegorical figures and Bratislava Castle. In the upper part is a detail of the map with the contemporary names of the city of Bratislava, Posony and Pressburg. The face value of the coin - 500 Sk - is placed on the right, with the state shield below it. On the lower margin of the coin is the name of the state SLOVENSKÁ REPUBLIKA, with the date of issue - 2000 - below it.

The reverse of the coin shows a portrait of Samuel Mikovíni, with a surveying instrument, a solar system motif, the name SAMUEL MIKOVÍNI and the years of his birth and death - 1686 - 1750.