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2 Euro World AIDS Day

2 Euro (World AIDS Day) -  obverse 2 Euro (World AIDS Day) -  reverse

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Features

Country France
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 2014
Value 2 Euro
EUR = 2.25 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 Schön# 1399.1
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Commemorative issue

World AIDS Day

Obverse

The red ribbon, symbolising the fight against AIDS, is featured in the coin’s central field. The ribbon was created by the Visual AIDS Artists Caucus and the US painter Frank Moore. It should be worn close to the heart to symbolise solidarity with AIDS sufferers and is in the shape of an upside-down V. The idea is for it to be worn as a V one day to signify victory over the disease. There are three ribbons in the central field. One is in the conventional position and will be coloured red for the brilliant uncirculated (BU) and proof (PRF) versions. The other two ribbons are inverted and associated with two Vs to strengthen the symbolism of the much-hoped-for victory over the disease. The date 1 December, Unesco World AIDS Day, appears at the top of the central field. The coin’s outer ring bears the 12 stars of the European Union.

Lettering:
1er DÉCEMBRE
JOURNÉE
MONDIALE
CONTRE
LE SIDA

RF
2014

Translation:
1st of December
World AIDS Day

RF
2014

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: 2 * * 2 * * 2 * * 2 * * 2 * * 2 * *

2 Euro (World AIDS Day)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
2014  2,980,000 2.25 2.25 2.94 3.37 3.37

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