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Antropocene niobium coin - 25 euro Austria, 2018

  Country: Austria

Denomination: 25 euro

Release date: June 6, 2018

Obverse: human traces against the background of the Eastern Hemisphere

Reverse: a naked human figure and trees against the background of the Western hemisphere

Mint: Austrian Mint 

Design: Mag. Helmut Andexlinger, Herbert Wahner




25 euroSilver (900 sample )/niobium16.50 g34.00 mm65 000Special Uncirculated



   Austria's collection coin from niobium with a face value of 25 euro "Anthropocene" was issued on June 6, 2018 and is dedicated to the problem of human pollution of the environment. Minted in the Austrian mint with a circulation of  65,000 units.

   The obverse of the 25 Euro coin against the background of the Eastern Hemisphere depicts human traces symbolizing human intervention in the Earth's ecosystem. Next to the traces is the year of issue of the 2018 coin. On the outer ring in a semicircle is the name of the country "REPUBLIK ÖSTERREICH" the denomination of the coin "25 EURO" and the inscription "ANTHROPOZÄN."

   The reverse against the background of the Western Hemisphere depicts a naked human figure and green trees with powerful roots, while the silver ring depicts various sources of human life polluting the planet.


List of collectible coins of Austria from niobium with a face value of 25 euro:

2003 - Coin "700 Years to the City of Hull in Tyrol"

2004 - Coin "150 years of the Zemmering Railway"

2005 - Coin "50 Years of Television"

2006 - Coin "European Satellite Navigation"

2007 - Coin "Austrian Aviation"

2008 - Coin "Fascinating Light"

2009 - Coin "International Year of Astronomy"

2010 - Coin "Renewable Energy"

2011 - Coin "Robotics"

2012 - Bionika coin

2013 - Coin "Construction of tunnels"

2014 - Evolution Coin

2015 - Coin "Cosmology"

2016 - Coin "Time"

2017 - Coin "Microcosmos"

2019 - Artificial Intelligence Coin

2020 - Big Data Coin