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20 Euro - Beatrix M.C.Escher -1898/1972-

20 Euro - Beatrix (M.C.Escher -1898/1972-) -  obverse20 Euro - Beatrix (M.C.Escher -1898/1972-) -  reverse

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Features

Country ** Exonumia ** (ECU & Pre 1999 Euro - Netherlands)
Type Token
Year 1998
Value 20 Euro = 20 ECU (20)
Composition Silver (.800)
Weight 15 g
Diameter 33 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References X# 152
Unusual World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

100th Anniversary birthdate M.C. Escher

Obverse

Lettering:
KONINKRIJK DER NEDERLANDEN
20
EURO
1998

Reverse

Lettering:
M.C.ESCHER
1898 -
1972

Engraver: Willem Vis

Willem Vis (1936-2007), medalist and visual artist, was artistic director at Koninklijke Begeer in Voorschoten from 1957-1971 and afterwards he was an independent artist. He designed numerous medals, portrait plaques, tokens and commemorative coins.

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1998  25% Proof-like; in sets only.
1998  100% Proof-like.

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Catalog Exonumia 20 Euro - Beatrix (M.C.Escher -1898/1972-)