AUSTRIA 20 EURO SILVER PROOF ROME on the DANUBE, VIRUNUM
AUSTRIA 20 EURO SILVER PROOF COIN VIRUNUM*, ROME on the DANUBE ( 18 GRAMS / DIAMETER 34 MM / .900 SILVER ) with a NUMBERED CERTIFICATE of AUTHENTICITY, ATTRACTIVELY BOXED. ISSUED MAY 2010.
*Virunum was the capital of the province of the pre – Roman Celtic kingdom of Noricium ( part of the present-day Austria ), founded by Emperor Claudius. This was situated on the main route from the Adriatic to the Danube, with a branch through south eastern Carinthia connecting Virunum with the famous Amber Route.