Luxembourg 2 euros 2011 - Jean de Luxembourg (Colored)

Obverse of Luxembourg 2 euros 2011 - Jean de Luxembourg
Krause - Mishler KM# 116
Details The coin commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Appointment of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, who ruled Luxembourg from 1964 to 2000. He is the father of the current Grand Duke, Henri, and the son of Grand Duchess Charlotte and Prince Felix of Bourbon-Parma. Among his godparents was Pope Benedict XV, who gave him his second name.

The inner part of the coin depicts Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg on the right-hand side looking to the left, and superimposed on the effigies of Jean, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and Charlotte, Grand Duchess of Luxembourg. The name of the person depicted is written below the respective effigy. The twelve stars of the European Union surround the design on the outer ring of the coin.

Issue date: 3 February 2011
Specifications Diameter - 25.75mm Thickness - 2.2mm Weight - 8.5gr
Composition BiAlloy (Nk/Ng), ring Cupronickel (75% copper - 25% nickel clad on nickel core), center Nickel brass
Edge Combination of the number 2 and ** repeated six times
Comments Legend: LETZEBUERG

This coin has been artificially colorized

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