Belgium 2 euros 2005 - Belgium-Luxembourg Economic Union

Obverse of Belgium 2 euros 2005 - Belgium-Luxembourg Economic Union
Krause - Mishler KM# 240
Details The effigies of Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg and King Albert II of Belgium are depicted in profile (from left to right) in the centre of the coin, above the year of issue, 2005.

The two effigies and the date are surrounded by the outer ring bearing the 12 stars of the EU and the monograms of Grand Duke Henri on the left and of King Albert II on the right. The mintmarks appear between two stars near the bottom of the coin.

The engraver's initials, ‘LL', appear to the lower right.
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 (75% copper - 20% zinc - 5% nickel)
Edge Combination of the number 2 and ** repeated six times
Comments Designer: Luc Luycx - Issue date: March/April 1, 2005
Mintage 5,977,000 pieces

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