2 Euro 1821 Greek Revolution

2 Euro (1821 Greek Revolution) - obverse2 Euro (1821 Greek Revolution) - reverse

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Features

Issuer Greece
Period Third Hellenic Republic (1974-date)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 2021
Value 2 Euro
2 EUR = USD 2.18
Currency Euro (2002-date)
Composition Bimetallic: nickel brass clad nickel center in copper-nickel ring
Weight 8.5 g
Diameter 25.75 mm
Thickness 2.20 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 261607
References KM# 338
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

Bicentenary of the 1821 Greek Revolution.

Obverse

The design features the Greek flag at the centre, encircled by laurel branches. Inscribed along the inner edge are the wordings ‘1821 – 2021 200 YEARS SINCE THE GREEK REVOLUTION’ and ‘HELLENIC REPUBLIC’. Visible, at the bottom, between two laurel branches, are a palmette (the minmark of the Greek Mint) and the signature of the artist (George Stamatopoulos).
The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Script: Greek

Lettering:
1821 – 2021
200 XPONIA AΠO THN ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ EΠANAΣTAΣH
ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ

Translation: 200 Years of The Greek Revolution

Designer: Geórgios Stamatópoulos

Geórgios Stamatópoulos, or Yórgos Stamatópoulos, is a Greek artist, engraver at the National Bank of Greece, known for designing the obverse of the current Greek euro coins, some of the commemorative 2-euro coins for Greece, and also the joint commemorative coins for the 10th anniversary of the Economic and Monetary Union (2009) and for the 30th anniversary of the European flag (2015).

Reverse

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

Script: Latin

Lettering:
2 EURO
LL

Designer: Luc Luycx Read more on Wikipedia

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.

Script: Greek

Lettering: ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΔΗΜΟΚΡΑΤΙΑ

Translation: HELLENIC REPUBLIC

Mint

Mintmark of The National Mint of the Bank of Greece The National Mint of the Bank of Greece (Νομισματοκοπείο - ΙΕΤΑ), Athens, Greece (1972-date)

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2021  1 470 000 $ 3.20 $ 3.30 $ 3.60 94%
2021  20 000 $ 8.70 6% In set
2021  10 000 $ 17 3% Proof

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