September 22, 2023

Athens News

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A new 2 euro coin will appear on the market

The Greek authorities have officially announced that they are issuing a coin dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the adoption of the first Greek constitution.

According to the decision published in the Government Gazette, a new 2 euro commemorative coin is put into circulation with the inscription: “200 YEARS FROM THE ADOPTION OF THE FIRST GREEK CONSTITUTION” (“200 ΧΡΟΝΙΑ ΑΠΟ ΤΟ ΠΡΩΤΟ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΟ ΣΑΥ”).

This coin will be minted only once in the amount of 750,000 pieces. The image on the obverse of the above coin is the same as the circulating Greek coins of this denomination, with a minting year of 2022. And on the reverse is this:

The technical characteristics are the same as those of the 2 euro coins in circulation, as defined in the provisions of the relevant regulation (Κανονισμού ΕΕ αριθ. 729/2014 του συμβουλίου της 24ης

Collectors-numismatists have already learned about the release of the coin into circulation and are in a rush in order to get a rare specimen, writes

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