VARIETIES OF EURO COINS
The new currency that circulates in many European countries without borders was introduced in 2002. The idea suggested by Nickolaus Copernicus almost half millennium ago was realised nowadays.
Most of 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50 eurocent, 1 and 2 euro denominations are regular coins. They have reverse of the same style depicting Europe and carry the message of unification. Obverse sides represent the country, that issued them.
Each country issues commemorative coins to celebrate special events. Face values are different. In case a face value is out of these 8 the coin's reverse is exactly like of a regular one, provided the observe carries sings of commemorative issue.
For convenience the section News links to all new material at the site. Last adding was done on March, 11 2019.
The mission of the site states the reasons why it was created and give the general overview for the whole program of research of modern currency.
This site is dedicated to varieties of Euro coins. At the section it is described which differences are varieties.
The explanations how the site is organized and which coins are included are given in Introduction
All varieties described here are represented in alphabetic order in the COUNTRY list. The issues of unknown countries are collected in UNKNOWN COUNTRY section at the end of the list.
There is a useful collection of publications in the library for further reading.
In the References there are links to all resources that were used for information.
Some facts about the author of the site are given.
The author express acknowledgements to all who help in creating the site.
Now this work is a hobby and to fulfill the mission support and donations are welcomed.