CETINJE – Petar I Petrovic Njegos

Petar I Petrović Njegoš, often simply referred to as Njegoš, was a prominent Montenegrin ruler, poet, and philosopher. He was born on November 1, 1813, in the village of Njeguši, which is located in present-day Montenegro. Njegoš played a significant role in Montenegrin history during the 19th century, serving as the Prince-Bishop of Montenegro from 1830 until his death in 1851.
As a ruler, Njegoš sought to strengthen Montenegro’s autonomy and resist Ottoman influence in the region. He led his people through a period of political and social transformation, striving to modernize Montenegrin society while also preserving its cultural identity.
In addition to his political endeavors, Njegoš was a prolific poet and philosopher. After his death, Njegoš was buried according to his wishes atop Mount Lovćen, overlooking the beautiful landscape of his homeland. His final resting place became the site of the Lovćen Mausoleum, a striking architectural monument that honors his legacy and attracts visitors from around the world.
Coin is available at two location. The second location is here.

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  • Coin Alloy Name: Nordic Gold
  • Coin Alloy Color: old gold
  • Coin Diameter: 31,00
  • Coin Thickness: 2,25
  • Coin Edge: serrated, fine
  • City: CETINJE
  • Country: Montenegro
  • Available: yes
  • Location: CETINJE, Montenegro