COIN
Spain €2 Ten Years of Economic & Monetary Union (EMU) 1999 - 2009 Commemorative Coin for Circulation
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GENERAL INFORMATION
Country
Spain
Denomination
2 Euro
Minted Date/Year
2009 CE
Coin Type
Circulation Coin
Punch / Orientation
↑↑ Medal
Front Legend
ESPAÑA UEM 1999-2009
Back Legend
2 EURO LL
Rim / Edge Legend
2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★
Monarch
King Juan Carlos I
Mint
Real Casa de la Moneda de España (Fábrica Nacional de Moneda y Timbre, FNMT-RCM), Madrid, España
Quantity
8,000,000
Composition
Bi-metal: Copper-Nickel & Nordic-Gold
Coin Edge
Milled/Reeded - Vertical
Coin Shape
Round - Circular
Diameter
25.75 mm
Weight
8.5 g
Thickness
2.2 mm
IN COLLECTION CONDITION
Preliminary
Normal
Condition
Very Good
Spain €2 Ten Years of Economic & Monetary Union (EMU) 1999 - 2009 Commemorative Coin for Circulation
Ten Years of Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) and the Birth of the Euro

The centre of the coin shows a stylised human figure whose left arm is prolonged by the euro symbol. The initials ΓΣ of the sculptor appear below the euro symbol. The name(s) of the issuing country in the national language(s) appear(s) at the top, while the indication 1999–2009 and the acronym EMU translated into the national language(s) appear at the bottom. The twelve stars of the European Union surround the design on the outer ring of the coin.


Engravers

Side Name Sign
Obverse Luc Luycx LL
Reverse Georges Stamatopoulos 
(gre. Γεώργιος Σταματόπουλος)
ΓΣ

Mintage

Mint Mintage
Circulation BU Proof
Madrid, Spain 8,000,000 70,000 2,500

Side

Map II

As the EU's membership has since expanded in 2004, 2007 and 2013, with further expansions envisaged, the common face of all euro coins from the value of €0.10 and above were redesigned in 2007 to show a new map.
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