5 Euro - Beatrix Willem Barentsz

5 Euro - Beatrix (Willem Barentsz) -  obverse5 Euro - Beatrix (Willem Barentsz) -  reverse

© Cyrillius


Location Netherlands
Type Fantasy items › ECU & Pre 1999 Euro
Year 1996
Value 5 Euro = 5 ECU (5)
Currency ECU & Pre 1999 Euro - Netherlands
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 15.5 g
Size 33 mm
Thickness 2.40 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 49729
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References X# 121
George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2011. Unusual World Coins. Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.

Commemorative issue

500 Years of Barentsz Wintering in Nova Zembla


Bow privy mark.



1596 NOVA

Engraver: Willem Vis

Willem Vis (1936-2007), medalist and visual artist, was artistic director at Koninklijke Begeer in Voorschoten from 1957-1971 and afterwards he was an independent artist. He designed numerous medals, portrait plaques, tokens and commemorative coins.



5 Euro - Beatrix (Willem Barentsz) -  obverse

© Cyrillius


Utrecht, Netherlands (1010-2020)
Mintmark of Utrecht

See also

Manage my collection

Please sign in or create an account to manage your collection.

Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1996  100 000 $ 4.98

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as an indication only; they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

Get this item

Members from this site want to exchange it: Maurits, Andrej-Oslo, mad, anumis, Gerreke, Aprendiz, el182592, kashmala

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×11)
Country: Switzerland
Languages : English Afrikaans Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×25)
Country: Norway
Languages :
English Danish Lithuanian Norwegian Russian Swedish Ukrainian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×139)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×62)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×274)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×8)
Country: Spain
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×48)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English German Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×29)
Country: Pakistan
Languages : English

» See the details of the items available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 60 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

» Buy exonumia from Netherlands

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Register a past auction sale