Today the European Commission launched a design competition. The competition is open to all the euro area citizens aged 12 years and over. Interested designers have to design the 2 euro commemorative coin that will be issued next year. The coin will commemorate the 10 years since euro coins and banknotes were put in circulation and will be issued in all the 17 members states…Continue
The website zwei-euro.com is confirming that Monaco this year will issue a 2 euro commemorative coin to celebrate the marriage of Prince…Continue
Member Ctirad from Prague, Czech Republic is the winner of this year Easter Competition - Vatican 2010 Numismatic-Philatelic Folder that contains the €2 Commemorative Coin the Year for Priests. Ctirad is number 1 in our automatic…Continue
Yesterday, on the euroHOBBY website we introduced a new facebook LIKE button. By clicking on this button the topic or photo would automatically be transferred to your facebook page. This function works for photos, blog, forum and groups post. Clicking on this button also count to your ranking. The new facebook like button appears on the bottom of each post as shown in the…Continue
To mark the XIII Special Olympics World Summer Games ATHENS 2011 (to be held from 25.06.2011 through 04.07.2011) and to highlight the importance and significance of the institution, the Ministry of Finance has dedicated the 2011 commemorative and collector coin programme to the event and, in cooperation with the Bank of Greece Printing Works, will issue a 2 € commemorative…Continue
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Number of coins: 8
Nominal values: 2 and 1 Euro, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2, 1 Eurocent
Sculptor: Daniela Longo
Engravers: 1 and 2 Eurocent: Luciana De Simoni
20 and 50 Eurocent: Maria Angela Cassol
5 Eurocent and 1 Euro: Ettore Lorenzo Frapiccini
10 Eurocent and 2 Euro: Maria…
The Belgian 2 euro commemorative coin 2011 was due to be released in March however the issue was delayed due to no government in Belgium. However, now we should except this coin to come out soon as on the 14th April it was published in the official Journal of Belgium this cleared the way for the coin to be…Continue
Few days ago, the mint of Finland, added to its online shop almost all the 2 euro commemorative coins issued by Finland in proof version. The most interesting thing is that the 2 euro coin that was issued in 2004 and commemorates the enlargement of the EU was also for sale. This coin in UNC has…Continue
Today the new version (3.0.0) of the Euro coin collecting software So Many Euros was released.
1) New 2 euro commemorative coins 2011
This version includes this year's 2 € commemorative coin issues of Belgium, Greece, Italy, San Marino, Slovenia, and Spain.
“Many people will certainly want to keep the sents, many sents have been lost and many have travelled abroad in the pockets of foreigners,” Banking Association…
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Due to the silver price ralley German Ministry of Finance announced that the issue of 10€ silver coins (Ag 625, Cu 375) in BU quality will be terminated.
In the future 10€ coins in BU quality will be issued in copper/nickel.
Only the 10€ coins in Proof quality will still be issued in silver (Ag 625, Cu 375). This change became necessary because the…Continue
Only six years after his death, John Paul II will be beatiﬁed on May 1st. The miraculous healing of French Sr. Marie Simon Pierre Normanda has been ofﬁcially recognized and attributed to his intercession. The process which has led to the beatiﬁcation…Continue
Few weeks ago Poland launched a new website to inform its citizens about the future euro changeover. From the 10 new members states that join the EU in 2004 - five (SI, CY, MT, SK, EE) have adopted the euro, 2 (LT and LV) are in ERMII and have a website dedicated to the euro changeover and the other 3 countries (PL, CZ, HU) are not yet in ERMII. However only Hungary does not yet have a…Continue
Vasari (30 July 1511 – 27 June 1574) was an painter, writer, and architect, famous for his biographies of Italian artists, and he is now considered the ideological founder of art-historical writing.
The central part of the coin shows a detail of…Continue
According to the forum numisforum.eu the Italian 2 euro commemorative coin 2011 will be issued on the 26th April