Polish Coin Honors Healthcare Workers

11 Jan 2022  Tue

Poland late in 2021 issued a Proof silver 10-zloty coin celebrating the sacrifice and compassion of healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. Poland is the latest nation to honor the sacrifices of healthcare workers amid the COVID-19 pandemic with a coin.

This fine silver 10-zloty coin the reverse of the coin shows a doctor’s hand wearing a surgical glove, caringly reaching for a patient’s hand. Underneath is a ribbon with the colors of the Republic of Poland, made using UV printing. The inscription on the coin translates to “We thank healthcare workers for their dedication during the COVID-19 pandemic.”

The obverse shows the face value, the inscription RZECZPOSPOLITA POLSKA, the year of issue, and the image of the Eagle established as the state emblem of the Republic of Poland. The coin was issued as a tribute to medical staff, in gratitude for their hard work and commitment as well as their professionalism, heart, compassion, and empathy shown to patients.

Image Courtesy: coinworld.com

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