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Malta issued 2 new coins dedicated to the composer Charles Camilleri

Malta issued 2 new coins dedicated to the composer Charles Camilleri. The coins are part of the Europa Programme 2014 – ‘European Composers’ serie.

50 Euro 2014 - Malta - Charles Camilleri

50 Euro 2014 – Malta – Charles Camilleri

10 Euro 2014 - Malta - Charles Camilleri

10 Euro 2014 – Malta – Charles Camilleri

Official links:

http://www.centralbankmalta.org/site/mro_camilleri_silver.html

http://www.centralbankmalta.org/site/mro_camilleri_gold.html

France issued an Euro coins set commemorating 50 years of European Space Cooperation

This year we are celebrating 50 years of European space cooperation and the Ariane rocket, which remains one of Europe’s greatest achievements. The Monnaie de Paris mint issued a coin set for this occasion. The set has 4 coins in it, 3 of gold (5, 50 and 200 Euro face value) and one made out of silver (10 euro).

France - Euro coins set - 50 years of ESA

Reverse - 200 Euro 2014

Obverse - 200 Euro 2014
 

Original link: http://www.esa.int/About_Us/Welcome_to_ESA/ESA_history/Commemorative_coins_to_mark_50_years_of_European_space_cooperation

Andorra – design revealed for the Euro coins to be issued in 2014

Andorra made public the winning design for the 1 Euro Cent, 2 Euro Cent, 5 Euro Cent, 10 Euro Cent, 20 Euro Cent, 50 Euro Cent, 1 Euro and 2 Euro coins. The coins will be released into circulation starting 1st January 2014.

The agreement between the European Union and Andorra was that Andorra mint can put into circulation maximum 2.5 million Euro each year.

Andorra - Euro coins

Andorra – Euro coins

Malta issued 2 new coins depicting Auberge de Provence

Central Bank of Malta issued today two new Euro coins depicting Auberge de Provence.
Auberge de Provence is a baroque building built in 1571 for the Knights of Malta. Nowadays it is the house of the Maltese National Museum of Archaeology.

The 10 Euro coin is made out of Silver 0.925 and the 15 Euro coin is made out of Gold 0.999. Both coins are minted by the Royal Belgian Mint.

Malta - 15 Euro 2013 - Auberge de Provence

Malta – 15 Euro 2013 – Auberge de Provence

Malta - 10 Euro 2013 - Auberge de Provence

Malta – 10 Euro 2013 – Auberge de Provence

To read more about these 2 coin issues click on the link below to see the official page:
http://www.centralbankmalta.org/site/pr1main.asp?ItemID=739

Central Bank of Malta issues new Euro Coin Set dated 2013

The Central Bank of Malta will issue on June 24th a new euro coin set dated 2013. The set contains the eight Maltese euro coins as well as a €2 coin, commemorating the 1921 Constitution that granted self-government to Malta.

euroset2013_coin

 

All coins are struck at the Royal Dutch Mint. The euro coins are designed by Noel Galea Bason while the €2 coin is designed by Ganni Bonnici.

The set will also includes a replica coin from the Byzantine period and comes packed in a distinctive presentation box. The mintage is limited to 35.000 sets.

euroset2013

The sets may be purchased from the Malta Coins Distribution Centre of the Central Bank of Malta or from the bank’s website.

Belgium issued 2 Euro coins in the European authors series: Hugo Claus

Belgium issued 2 Euro coins in the European Silver program that focuses on the European authors. The coins are dedicated to the Flemish writer Hugo Claus (1929-2008).

Belgium - 10 Euro 2013 - Hugo Claus

Belgium – 10 Euro 2013 – Hugo Claus

Technical Details:

Mintage: 10,000
Diameter: 33.00 mm
Weight: 18.7500 g
Material: Silver 0.9250
Mint: Belgium – Bruxelles (Royal Belgian Mint)
Belgium - 50 Euro 2013 - Hugo Claus

Belgium – 50 Euro 2013 – Hugo Claus

Technical Details:

Mintage: 1,000
Diameter: 21.00 mm
Weight: 6.2200 g
Material: Gold 0.999
Mint: Belgium – Bruxelles (Royal Belgian Mint)

 

News reported by Bart Perdieus.


If you want to view more details about the coin or add it to your collection or wish list, access it in our catalog here: http://www.allnumis.com/coin/belgium/10-euro-2013-hugo-claus-28385 and http://www.allnumis.com/coin/belgium/50-euro-2013-hugo-claus-28386

Two new Netherlands Euro coins depicting Rietveld Schröder House

The Royal Dutch Mint issued two new Euro coins featuring the Rietveld Schröder House. The house is in the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites since 2000 being an icon of the Modern Movement in architecture.

5 Euro 2013 - Rietveld Schröder House

5 Euro 2013 – Rietveld Schröder House

Technical Details:

Mintage Proof : 12,500
Diameter : 33.00 mm
Weight : 15.5000 g
Material : Silver 0.9250

If you want to view more details about the coin or add it to your collection or wish list, access it in our catalog here: http://www.allnumis.com/coin/germany/5-euro-2013-rietveld-schroder-house-28957

 

10 Euro 2013 - Rietveld Schröder House

10 Euro 2013 – Rietveld Schröder House

Technical Details:

Mintage Proof : 2,000
Diameter : 22.50 mm
Weight : 6.7200 g
Material : Gold 0.9000

If you want to view more details about the coin or add it to your collection or wish list, access it in our catalog here: http://www.allnumis.com/coin/germany/10-euro-2013-rietveld-schroder-house-28956

 

Italy issued a new coin – 10 Euro 2013 – Luigi Pirandello

The Italian Bank issued a new silver coin of 10 Euro celebrating the life of Luigi Pirandello.

Luigi Pirandello (1867-1936) was an Italian dramatist, novelist, poet and short story writer. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1934.

10 Euro 2013 - Luigi Pirandello

10 Euro 2013 – Luigi Pirandello

10 Euro 2013 - Luigi Pirandello

10 Euro 2013 – Luigi Pirandello

Portugal 2 new euro coins : 150th anniversary of the Red Cross and José Saramago

Bank of Portugal released 2 new commemorative 2.5 euro coins made out of silver.

The first one celebrates 150 years since the Red Cross was founded in Geneva, Switzerland. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is a three times Nobel Prize Laureate (1917, 1944 and 1963). It is currently made up of millions of volunteers all over the world.

150TH ANNIVERSARY OF RED CROSS

150TH ANNIVERSARY OF RED CROSS

The second coin is part of a larger series dedicated to the European Writers. It is dedicated to one of the most celebrated Portuguese writer : José Saramago, who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1998.

José Saramago

José Saramago

 

If you wish to view more details about the coin, add it to your collection or wish list, access it in our catalog here:

http://www.allnumis.com/coin/portugal/25-euro-2013-150th-anniversary-of-red-cross-28783

http://www.allnumis.com/coin/portugal/25-euro-2013-jose-saramago-28784