Details relating to the Maltese Commemorative of 2013.
Issue Date: 05.10.2015
Number Minted: 400,000
Mint Mark : none.
This coin is the fifth and last in the Maltese series on the constitutional history of Malta.
On 13th December 1974, Malta was declared a republic. This followed constitutional changes that were agreed to by a majority of the Maltese parliament.
In the inner circle we see depicted a marble tablet that is affixed to the façade of the presidential palace in Valletta. The tablet represents Malta’s transition from a monarchy to a republic. The Maltese coat of arms, showing a fishing boat, a spade and a pitch fork, is at the top of the tablet.
On the edge of the inner circle, from twelve to two is inscription “MALTA – Republic 1974”.
At the bottom, the year of issue – 2015.
The coin has no mint mark.