2 Diners Pope Benedictus XVI

2 Diners (Pope Benedictus XVI) - obverse2 Diners (Pope Benedictus XVI) - reverse

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Features

Issuer Andorra
Co-prince Joan Enric Vives i Sicília (2003-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2006
Value 2 Diners (2 ADD)
Currency Diner (1977-2014)
Composition Bimetallic: copper-nickel centre in brass ring
Weight 11.25 g
Diameter 28.4 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 77390
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 297
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.

Series: New Pope Benedictus XVI

Obverse

Coat of arms of Andorra with the motto "Virtus Unita Fortior" inside a semi-open circle

Script: Latin

Lettering:
PRINCIPAT D'ANDORRA
VIRTVS VNITA FORTIOR
2 D.
2006

Translation:
Principality of Andorra
United virtue is stronger

Reverse

Portrait of Pope Benedictus XVI in his time as Pope of the Catholic Church

Script: Latin

Lettering:
BENEDICTE XVI
PAPA 19.4.2005

Translation:
Benedictus XVI
Pope 19.4.2005

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Tower Mint, London, United Kingdom (1976-date)

Comments

Coin belonging to the 2006 Series dedicated to the new Pope Benedictus XVI, commemorating his ecclesiastical appointments according to the following list:
Priest (29.6.1951) 1 Cèntim & 2 Cèntims    /   Archbishop (25.3.1977) 5 Cèntims & 10 Cèntims   /
Cardinal (27.6.1977) 25 Cèntims & 50 Cèntims   /   Pope (19.4.2005) 1 Diner & 2 Diners

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2006  15 000 $ 5.20 In Sets Only

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