Gold coin Red Army captures Berlin proof
This year, the whole world commemorates an important anniversary – long 70 years passed since the end of World War II. But the end was brought about by a number of events which importance changed the course of history forever. Four of them in the form of an extraordinary series of coins made of pure gold called The end of World War II are presented by The Czech Mint in this jubilee year. After the Liberation of Auschwitz and the Battle of Iwo Jima, another treat is prepared for your numismatic collection - gold coin Smart 5 NZD The Red Army captures Berlin .
Although the Battle of Berlin brought the best possible result, its score was horryfying - half a million fallen soldiers of the Red Army. However, losses amongst the Germans were even higher - one million men and countless Berlin's civilians. The capture of Berlin became the Stalin`s greatest military triumph and the greatest satisfaction for the residents of the liberated countries after years of suffering. The Czech Mint prepared this topic in the form of atractive pure gold Smart coin, which was prepared for mintage by excellent medalist Jakub Orava. The iconic scene on the obverse side of the coin together with the inscription CAPTURE OF BERLIN - CUPOLA OF REICHSTAG ON 30TH APRIL 1945 is an exhibition of his young talent that will add high artistic value to your refined collections.