Fifth Centenary of the birth of Miguel López de Legazpi

Details

The obverse of this silver proof-minted coin portrays H.M. the King of Spain in profile, while the reverse reproduces a fragment of a portrait of Legazpi, painted by the Philippine artist Juan Luna, beside him a ship from that period.

Details - Fifth Centenary of the birth of Miguel López de Legazpi
Name Face value Weight Diameter Mint run
42 mm. silver coin 10 € 33,62 g 42 mm 25.000

Introduction

Presentation case Fifth Centenary of the birth of Miguel Lopez de Legazpi

To commemorate the 500th anniversary of the birth of Miguel López de Legazpi, a conqueror of importance who colonised the Philippines and founded the capital city of Manila, the Spanish Royal Mint wished to issue a silver coin in his honour.


Prices

Coin

42 mm. silver coin - Price: 41,76 Euros (*)

(*) Official issue price in Spain. For current prices, please contact your coin dealer.