Central Banking

Norway releases coin to mark anniversary of suffrage

suffrage-coin

The Norges Bank today (September 6) announced the issuance of a 10 krone special edition circulation coin, as part of celebrations to mark the 100th anniversary of the Norwegian parliament's decision to extend universal suffrage to include women.

The Norwegian central bank asked seven candidates to compete for the design of the coin's reverse. The winning design, with the motto 'Joining forces', is by illustrator and graphic designer Siri Dokken.

The left side of the coin features four female fig

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Central Banking account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an indvidual account here: