6,46 g, Gold coin / 20 Lire Umberto I

The Italian 20 Lire Umberto I gold coin is a  wonderful addition to any collection and unique example of 19th century European gold coinage. The Lira was the name chosen for the new coinage of the kingdom starting in 1861. Issued 1879 - 1897, this 20 Lire (Lira) gold coin features Umberto I Re D'Italia and the italian coat of arms.

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430,09 €

Origin Italy
Purity 900 / 1000
Dimensions (diameter) 21mm
Face value    20 Lire
Gold content 5,81 g
Mass 6,46 g

The Lira was first introduced in 1758 in Genoa, and was eventually produced by a number of other states including Sardinia. 

Purity 900/1000
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Tax Based on Art. 118 and Art. 119 of Value Added Tax Act (ZDDV-1) bullion gold is exempted from VAT in Slovenia.