2½ Euro The Yokes; Silver


Country Portugal
Period Third Republic (1974-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2014
Value 2 1/2 Euro
2.50 EUR = 2.77 USD
Currency Euro (2002-date)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 12 g
Diameter 28 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 843a
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

Portuguese Ethnography -The Yokes


Lettering: 2014

Engraver: Baiba Sime



Engraver: Baiba Sime


With the aim of showcasing elements of the traditional culture that make up our identity, the INCM, in partnership with the National Museum of Ethnology, has created the series of collection coins entitled "Portuguese Ethnography".
The second coin of this series, designed by sculptor Baiba Sime, features the "Jugos", also known as "Cangas", profusely ornate wooden yokes from the Northwest of Portugal, that were attached to the teams of oxen used in farming.

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