1-krona coin

Valid for payments.

1. Portrait

A portrait of King Carl XVI Gustaf in profile.

2. Legend

Legend: "Carl XVI Gustaf Sveriges konung" (Carl XVI Gustaf, King of Sweden) and year of minting.

3. Initials of the designer

The initials of the designer, Ernst Nordin.

4. Solar corona

Stylised solar corona.

5. The lesser coat of arms

Tre kronor, the lesser coat of arms.

6. Text

The text "Sverige" (Sweden), the denomination "En krona" (one krona) and the figure "1".

7. Place of issue

The first letter of the place of issue, Stockholm.

8. Governor of the Riksbank

The initials of the Governor of the Riksbank, Stefan Ingves.

Facts 1-krona coin

Colour: Copper.
Metal content: Copper-plated steel, which is to sat a core of steel with a thin outer layer of copper.
Weight: 3.60 grammes.
Diameter: 19.50 millimetres.
Thickness: 1.79 millimetres.
Edge: Milled
Designer: Ernst Nordin.

Valid from October 2016.