The King Vramshapuh

The Central Bank of Armenia has issued a silver commemorative coin with nominal value Dram 100, dedicated to the king Vramshapouh, on the occasion of the 1600-th anniversary of invention of the Armenian letters. Vramshapouh was the king of the Armenian Dynasty of Arshakouny and reigned over Armenia in the period 389-414. He greatly supported Mesrop Mashtots and Sahak A.Partev in creating the Armenian alphabet and carrying out educational missions.

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AM95CM1
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KM #123
Value: 
€125
Mintage: 
500
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0.925
Weight: 
31.1g
Diameter: 
40mm
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