2 Euro - Albert II 100th Women's Day

2 Euro - Albert II (100th Women's Day) -  obverse2 Euro - Albert II (100th Women's Day) -  reverse

© Numista

Features

Country Belgium
King Albert II (1993-2013)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 2011
Value 2 Euro
2 EUR = 2.37 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 ↑↑
Number N# 19734
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 308,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
LA# BEM-8.11,
Laurens Aernout; 2017. Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften : 1831-2017. Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Schön# 281
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

100th International Women's Day

Obverse

The inner part of the coin commemorating the 100th anniversary of International Women’s Day, which is celebrated on 8 March, features effigies of Isala Van Diest, the first female Belgian medical doctor, and Marie Popelin, the first female Belgian lawyer above a semicircle formed by their names and the symbols of their professions on either side of the year 2011. Centered above the effigies are the letters “BE” in reference to their nationality, flanked by the Mint master’s mark on the left and the mintmark on the right. The coin’s outer ring shows the 12 stars of the European Union.

Lettering:
BE
I.VAN DIEST
2011
M.POPELIN

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.

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

Finely reeded with edge lettering: six times the sequence "2 * *" or "* * 2" alternately upright and inverted

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

2 Euro - Albert II (100th Women's Day) -  obverse

© Cyrillius

Mint

Royal Belgian Mint, Brussels, Belgium

Comments



coincard

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2011  5 000 000 2.37 2.37 2.37 2.73 3.56 4.04 98%
2011  6 000 11.87 1.6% In Sets only
2011  7 500 19.00 3% 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. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

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 it: smiver, onni.onni, NicktheGreek, vinluiftg, Nicoska06, redski, hyper70, Fablu, Michele Trieste, eljunquito52, Emin67, beland44, 77optimus, colec 68, simgallard, runner, mad, tom69003, Coclicolect, geohes, minou208, teixjo, brismike, ckyve, rigo_falcom, Skoda55, GretaS, lemwi, Tim 42, fvaken, keguy84, PhilipBe, moi4992, will26, connejito

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×124)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×51)
Country: Finland
Languages : English Finnish French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×112)
Country: Greece
Languages : English Greek
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×118)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×8)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: none
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×290)
Country: Croatia
Languages : English Croatian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×18)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×3)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Italian
Feedback: none
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish French
Feedback: none
Country: Belgium
Languages : French English Turkish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×2)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×41)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×38)
Country: France
Languages : French German English
Feedback: none
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×97)
Country: Russia
Languages : English Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×130)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×244)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×18)
Country: Spain
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×30)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×54)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×85)
Country: Portugal
Languages : French Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×103)
Country: Australia
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×94)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×56)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: none
Country: Russia
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×13)
Country: Italy
Languages : English German French Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×16)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×56)
Country: Belgium
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×12)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English Dutch German
Feedback: none
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×212)
Country: Belgium
Languages : English Spanish French Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×151)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French English Dutch
Feedback: none
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×40)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French English Spanish Dutch

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 6 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 coins from Belgium

Contribute to the catalog

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