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2 Euro Olympic Games

2 Euro (Olympic Games) -  obverse 2 Euro (Olympic Games) -  reverse

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Features

Country Greece
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 2004
Value 2 Euro
EUR = 2.24 USD
Metal Bi-Metallic 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 KM# 209, Schön# 142
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Commemorative issue

XXVIIIth Olympic Games 2004 in Athens

Obverse

The twelve stars of the European Union positioned around the outer circle surround the design of an ancient statue depicting a discobolus in his attempt to throw the discus. The base of the statue covers a small part of the coin's external ring (outer part). To the left is the logo of the Olympic Games 'ATHENS 2004' and the five Olympic circles, and to the right, one above the other, are the figure '2' and the word 'ΕΥΡΩ'. The yearmark is written in split form around the star positioned bottom centre, as follows: 20*04 and the mintmark is above the athlete's head to the left.

Lettering:
ATHENS 2004
2 ΕΥΡΩ
20 04

Translation:
ATHENS 2004
2 ΕURO
20 04

Engraver: Panagiotis Gravvalos, Konstantinos Kazakos

Reverse

A map, next to the facial 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 lettering

Lettering: ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ

Translation: Greek Republic

2 Euro (Olympic Games)

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2004  34,500,000 2.24 2.24 2.24 2.24 2.24 3.36 3.92
2004  500,000 8.00 Prooflike

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