Leipzig 1000 Years Leipzig was first documented in December 1015 in the chronicles of Bishop Thietmar of Merseburg. The city where the peaceful revolution took place played a significant role in German reunification. The impressive Monday Demonstrations staged in the fall of 1989 started as a mass protest against the political conditions prevailingat the time and heralded the end of the East German regime.
Mint: Staatliche Münzen Baden-Württemberg,Stuttgart (F)Artist: Anne Karen Hentschel, BischofswiesenEdge lettering: BÜRGERSINN • BÜRGERFLEISS •BÜRGERSTOLZ
Metal : copper-nickelWeight: 14 g Diameter: 32.5 mmQuality: Uncirculated
Metal : Silver (625/1000)Weight: 16 g Diameter: 32.5 mmQuality: Prooflike