A portrait of King Carl XVI Gustaf in profile.
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.
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
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.
Designer: Ernst Nordin.
Valid from October 2016.