|Added by||Andreea Deea|
|Images copyright||National Bank of Romania|
|General Description||Set of three collector coins dedicated to 140 years since the establishment of military communications.
Issue date: 01/07/2013
|Obv. Description||Mlitary signallers in World War I installing telegraph, radio and telephone lines on a battlefield – reproduction after a metope on the Monument dedicated to the Heroes of the Combat Engineering Corps, known as “the Lion”, in Bucharest; the inscription “ROMANIA” in an arc; the coat of arms of Romania; the face value “5 LEI” and the year of issue “2013”.|
|Rev. Description||A war telegraph carriage – a replica of a drawing by Sava Henția (1877); a military signaller in World War I reproduced after the statue on the Monument dedicated to the Heroes of the Combat Engineering Corps, known as “Lion”, in Bucharest; the inscriptions “1873” and “140 DE ANI”; on the outer ring, the inscription “TELECOMUNICATII MILITARE” in an arc.|
|Mint||Romania - Bucharest|
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