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2009 Slovakia 1 Euro Cent coin pendant Kriváň mountain High Tatras summit Slovenska Czechoslovakia Mountaineering alpinists peak n002943

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Slovakia 1 Euro Cent {2009-2017} FEATURING front: Kriváň, a symbolic mountain in the High Tatras Kriváň is a mountain in the High Tatras, Slovakia, that dominates the upper part of the former Liptov County. Multiple surveys among nature lovers have ranked it as the country's most beautiful peak. Readily accessible along maintained marked trails and with the exceptional vistas afforded from its summit, it is the hikers' favorite mountain in the western part of the High Tatras. Kriváň has also been a major symbol in Slovak ethnic and national activism for the past two centuries. It has been referenced in works of art from 19th-century literature, through paintings, film documentaries, to a Polish rock track below, Slovak shield The coat of arms of Slovakia consists of a red (gules) shield, in early Gothic style, charged with a silver (argent) double cross standing on the middle peak of a dark blue mountain consisting of three peaks. Extremities of the cross are amplified, and its ends are concaved. The double cross is a symbol of its Christian faith and the hills represent three symbolic mountain ranges: Tátra, Fátra (made up of the Veľká Fatra and Malá Fatra ranges), and Mátra (the last one is in northern Hungary). Lettering: SLOVENSKO • quantity 1 • polished Copper plated Steel coin • diameter: 16.25 mm • weight: 2.3 g ***Choose from drop down menu *** {2 mm thick cords} 22" black cotton necklace 24" brass ball chain 2-1/2" brass snake keychain with snap end {see last photo} **If you need a different length cotton necklace, leave a note upon checkout** facebook.com/coinedJewelry instagram.com/coinedJewelry twitter.com/coinedJewelry pinterest.com/coinedJewelry tumblr.com/blog/coinedJewelry

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