Coin 2 Euros Portugal Guimarães European Capital Culture 2012

€4.20

Commemorative coin of 2 euros from Portugal year 2012. Uncirculated (UNC)

This collectible coin commemorates the city of Guimarães - European Capital of Culture.

You receive the coin of the image - 100% Alotcoins image.

We accept payments through PayPal, credit card or bank transfer.

Returns of any item are accepted.

Quantity

  • Security - Secure payment 100% Security - Secure payment 100%
  • Shipping - Shipping in 24h Shipping - Shipping in 24h
  • Protected data - SSL certificate Protected data - SSL certificate

This coin belongs to the European collection of  2 euros commemorative coins.

The inner part of the coin depicts a stylised image of Afonso Henriques, the first King of Portugal, together with his sword and the Castle of Guimarães, which is regarded as the birthplace of Portugal as an independent nation in the 12th century.

To the left of the image is the Portuguese shield above the word “PORTUGAL”.

To the lower right is the inscription “GUIMARÃES 2012” with the logo of Guimarães 2012 European Capital of Culture.

Along the lower edge of the inner part are the mintmark “INCM” and the name of the designer, “JOSÉ DE GUIMARÃES”.

The outer ring bears the 12 stars of the European Union.

POR2E12Guimaraes

Data sheet

Country
Portugal
Metal
Nickel-Brass
Coin grading
Uncirculated (UNC)
Year
2012
Weight
9 g
Diameter
26 mm
Denomination
2 Euros

You might also like