Menu

2 Euro - Philippe 200 years of the University of Ghent

2 Euro - Philippe (200 years of the University of Ghent) -  obverse2 Euro - Philippe (200 years of the University of Ghent) -  reverse

© Numis 13006

Features

Country Belgium
King Philippe (2013-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2017
Value 2 Euro
2 EUR = 2.16 USD
Currency Euro (2002-date)
Composition Bimetallic: nickel brass clad nickel center in copper-nickel ring
Weight 8.5 g
Diameter 25.75 mm
Thickness 2.2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References LA# BEM-8.23
Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften
by Laurens Aernout
(Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen)

Commemorative issue

200 years of the University of Ghent

Obverse

The inner part of the piece represents the logo of the Ghent University, with the dates 1817 - 2017 below, surrounded by the inscription 200 JAAR UNIVERSITEIT GENT – 200 YEARS GHENT UNIVERSITY and the country indication BE. The mintmark of Brussels, a helmeted head of the Archangel Michael and the mint directors’ mintmark, the coat of arms of the municipality Herzele, are located respectively on the right and left of the country indication.
The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Lettering:
1817-2017
200 JAAR UNIVERSITEIT GENT — 200 YEARS GHENT UNIVERSITY
BE

Translation:
1817-2017
200 YEARS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF GHENT - 200 YEARS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF GHENT
BE

Reverse

A map, next to the face value, shows the European continent without borders.

Lettering:
2 EURO
LL

Engraver: Luc Luycx

Luc Luycx is the designer of the common side of the euro coins. Luycx is a computer engineer, and medallist living in Dendermonde, Belgium, and has worked for the Royal Belgian Mint for 15 years. He designed the euro coins in 1996.

Edge

Reeded with inscription

Lettering: 2**2**2**2**2**2**

2 Euro - Philippe (200 years of the University of Ghent) -  obverse

© Cyrillius

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2017  195,000 9.73 93% In Set
2017  5,000 17.83 10% Proof

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 a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange this coin: xenmix, kuerzebap, Igor.s.c, pgibone, dj95, jcfeneas, Salva, Stepanida, albinh, Jyri66, tony164, pedrico, l-ajaiste-21, olivo23, tom69003, smiver, mad, sokol, RedScorpio, mario.fiammelligmail.com, Ciin, joosan, vdt08, Tomdd, numis13006

Feedback: none
Country: Greece
Languages : English Greek
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×13)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×50)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×198)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×116)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: none
Country: Spain
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×9)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×38)
Country: Latvia
Languages : English Latvian Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×212)
Country: Slovenia
Languages : English Croatian Slovenian Serbian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×74)
Country: Estonia
Languages : English Estonian Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×278)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×26)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×62)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×32)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×213)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×77)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×113)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×288)
Country: Latvia
Languages : English Latvian Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×6)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: none
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: United States
Languages : English French Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×56)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×70)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×32)
Country: Belgium
Languages : English French Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×16)
Country: France
Languages : French

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 18 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 and 100 meaning a rare coin among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Belgium

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales
Catalog Belgium 2 Euro - Philippe (200 years of the University of Ghent)