First 2022 France 2 euro commemorative coin issued
Posted by      01/25/2022 10:00:00     Euro Coins , France , 2022 , 2 Euro Commemorative
First 2022 France 2 euro commemorative coin issued

The first 2022 France 2 euro commemorative coin was issued today.
The theme of the first national 2 euro commemorative coin is "20 years of the introduction of euro cash - Jacques Chirac".
The image side shows Jaques Chirac's side profile and the Euro symbol in the background. On the right hand side the monogram "RF" of the French Republic, the year 2022 as well as the mintmarks of the French mint and the general engraver. At the bottom of the picture the issue reason "JAQUES CHIRAC" and the biographical data "1932 - 2019". The twelve stars of the European flag are depicted on the outer ring of the coin.

Denomination: €2 
Composition: alloy 
Diameter (mm): 25.75 
Weight (g): 8.50 
Quality: UNC, BU, PROOF

Designed by Joaquin Jimenez (national side) and Luc Luycx (common side).

On the edge of the coin: '2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★ 2 ★ ★'.

Date of issue: 25 January 2022 
Mintage: 9,000,000 pcs, of which 10,000 copies each in a BU coin card and in a proof cases.

SourceMonnaie de Paris