10 Euro - Beatrix M.C. Escher

10 Euro - Beatrix (M.C. Escher) -  obverse10 Euro - Beatrix (M.C. Escher) -  reverse

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Features

Location Netherlands
Type Fantasy items › ECU & Pre 1999 Euro
Year 1998
Value 10 Euro = 10 ECU (10)
Currency ECU & Pre 1999 Euro - Netherlands
Composition Bimetallic: gold plated brass center in silver ring
Weight 14 g
Size 30 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 52171
Numista (https://numista.com)
References X# 151
George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2011. Unusual World Coins. Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.

Commemorative issue

100th Anniversary birthdate M.C. Escher

Obverse

Lettering:
KONINKRIJK DER NEDERLANDEN
10
METAL
EURO
1998

Reverse

Lettering:
M.C.ESCHER
1898 -
1972

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Utrecht, Netherlands (1010-2020)
Mintmark of Utrecht

Comments

Two variants of this coin are known.
On obverse the content symbol (.925 silver) under the capitals "NE" of NEDERLANDEN & the word "METAL" above the capital "O" of EURO are present or absent.

This are the differences :


Both obverses :
 

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1998  Proof-like; in sets only; with "METAL" and content symbol
1998  Proof-like; in sets only; without "METAL" and content symbol
1998  Proof-like; with "METAL" and content symbol
1998  Proof-like; without "METAL" and content symbol

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