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Media Forum - Swiss Mint Coins for 2009


Swiss Mint - 2009 Coins

Kurt Rohrer General Manager presented the next coin in the Swiss Mint’s National Park series, which features the Red Deer on a bimetallic coin from a design by Niklaus Heeb. The railways series will add one of the oldest steam trains in Switzerland this year with the Brienz-Rothorn Railwayon a proof silver 20 Franc, while 100 Years of Pro Patria, a foundation to promote Swiss culture, will grace a gold 50 Euro type.

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Werner Meier's eight element, spiral design for the 50th Anniversary of the Swiss Museum of Transportation'ssilver 20 Euro makes an interesting display for the advancement of air transport. It’s a popular subject and this coin should prove to be a good seller both in the primary market this year and in the secondary market for years to come.

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For a full list of 2009 issuesfrom the Swiss Mint and more background information on their coin designs, visit the Swiss Mint website.