Luxembourg, today published its numismatic catalogue for 2012. In this publications we can get a glimpse at how the national 2 euro commemorative coin dedicated to the 100 years sicne the death of William IV will look like. According to the same catalogue Luxembourg will mint 700,000 coins of this 2 euro commemorative coin.
Today the coin has been published on the European Commission Website with the following details;
Description; The coin depicts on the left hand of its inner part the effigy of His Royal Highness, the Grand-Duke Henri, looking to the right, and superimposed on the effigy of the Grand-Duke Guillaume IV, looking to the right. The text “GRANDS-DUCS DE LUXEMBOURG” and the year-date “2012”, flanked by the mintmark and the initials of the Mintmaster, appear above the effigies on the inner part of the coin. In front of the effigies, the outline of the city of Luxembourg appears as background. The names "HENRI" and "GUILLAUME IV" as well as the text" † 1912" are depicted below their respective effigies.
The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.
Issuing volume: 1.4 million coins
Date of issue: January
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