In a report published by the European Parliament it is being proposed that each country should be allowed to mint a €2 Commemorative coin every six months instead of every year. That would mean that each country would be allowed to mint two €2 commemorative coins per year and a third coin, when a common issue by all the countries is out. This proposal explains…Continue
Portugal today issued the 2 euro commemorative coin 10 years of euro cash. The mintage of this coin is only 520,000 coins but only 500,000 were out in rolls the rest (20,000) are in folders. As one could expect the demand for these rolls was enormous. The…Continue
San Marino this year for the first time will issue two kinds of annual BU folder. The first folder (see top image) will contain only the San Marino Standard Coins, whereas, the second folder besides the standard coins will also have a €5…Continue
Today the European Commission officially confirmed that the San Marino €2 commemorative coin "10 Years of Euro Cash" will be identical to those issued by the eurozone countries. This is the first time that one of the micro-states issued the joint issue. San Marino will mint only 130,000 copies of this coin.
According to the MDM facebook page and some other websites, France and Germany next year besides the national 2 euro commemorative coin will issue a joint €2 commemorative coin to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Élysée Treaty also known as the Treaty of Friendship which was concluded by Charles de Gaulle and Konrad Adenauer in 1963. It set the seal on…Continue
Last year the European Central Bank had announced that Malta, Cyprus, Slovakia and Slovenia will print €5 banknotes - so far these four new members of the eurozone had printed only €20 banknotes. Since few days ago €5 banknotes from Slovenia…Continue
Yesterday, 13th February, Central Bank of Cyprus issued the Cypriot €2 commemorative coin, 10 years of euro cash. The…Continue
The Netherlands 10 Years of Euro Cash €2 Commemorative coin is expected to start circulating on the 13th February, however, during the…Continue
The euroHOBBY website on the 29th January, 2012 celebrated its third anniversary. The number of members in 3 years have grown from zero to almost 1700. Thanks to all the members and visitors for making this website a success!
According to the official journal of Italy, the €2 commemorative coin "100 years since the death of Giovanni Pascoli" will be out on the 23rd April and 15 million coins will be minted.
Monnaie de Paris is striking a second €2 commemorative coin this year to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the birth of abbé Pierre. Above the mint is presenting the first image of the coins.
A much celebrated figure for French people, abbé Pierre is one of the most important individuals of the 20th century. His resistance work during the World War II…Continue
Germany has issued the 2 euro commemorative coin dedicated to the Bayern state
Mintage Volume 30,000,000
Issuance Date: 03.February.2012
This image shows the…Continue
18 September 2012 - The annual 2 euro commemorative coin from the Vatican, this year commemorating the "7th World Meeting of Families", shall be out on the 16th October 2012.
Nominal value: 2 Euro
Diameter: 25,75 mm
Legal Weight: 8,50 g
Sculptor: Gabriella Titotto…
The Central Bank of Malta has published its 2012 Coin Programme listing the new coins to be issued during the year. Coins which have already been issued are also referred to in the programme. Details are as follows:
• A €2 commemorative coin celebrating “Ten years of the euro” to be issued in rolls of 25 coins each, on sale from March;…
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