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The Shadow

The third fairy tale coin 'The Shadow' was issued on 24 April 2006. The motif is taken from Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale 'The Shadow'.

The coin is a 10-krone coin issued in three versions – a gold, a silver, and an ordinary 10-krone coin.

Fairy tale coin The Shadow in gold
A 10-krone coin in gold (900 Au) with diameter 22.0 mm, weight 8.65 gram, and alloy 900‰ Au (gold).

Fairy tale coin The Shadow in silver
A 10-krone coin in fine silver with diameter 38,0 mm, weight 31,1 gram, and alloy 999‰ Ag (fine silver).
Silver coin - Sold out.

The sculptor, professor Bjørn Nørgaard has interpreted Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tale "The Shadow". The result is the beautiful and exciting coin.

Last update: 12/13/2013

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