Monument cast from Litas coins commemorates first central banker

A monument to the first manager of the Bank of Lithuania, Vladas Jurgutis, has been unveiled near the headquarters of the Bank of Lithuania.
Monument to Jurgutis
© Lietuvos banko nuotr.

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