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Coin "European Football Championship 2016" 2 euro France

    The anniversary coin of 2 euro of France is timed to coincide with the European Football Championship, held in this country in 2016 . It was released in January 2016 with a circulation of 10 million units. Minting was carried out at the French mint.

   On the obverse of a commemorative coin of 2 euro against the background of a stylized map of France , the Henri Delaunay Cup is presented, awarded to the winner of the tournament. The inscription "UEFA EURO 2016 FRANCE" is inscribed on top, and a soccer ball is placed at the bottom of the coin. On both sides of the cup are engraved the signs of the Mint of France (left) and the head of its engraving workshop (right). Also on the right side of the coin is the designation of the state "RF." On the outer ring - 12 stars of the European Union.

 

2 euro

Outer part - copper-nickel alloy

Inside - nickel brass

8.5 g25.75 mm2.2 mm

 

 

List of commemorative coins of the Euro  of France

2007 - Roman Treaty Series

2008 - French Presidency of the EU

2009 - Series "10 Years of the Economic and Monetary Union"

2010 - 70 years of Charles de Gaulle's speech "To all the French" June 18, 1940

2011 - 30 years of Music Day in France

2012 - Series "10 years of cash circulation Euro"

2012 - 100 years since the birth of Abbot Pierre

2013 - 50 years of Franco-German friendship

2013 - 150 years since the birth of Pierre de Coubertin

2014 - 70 years since the landing of the allied forces in Normandy

2014 - World AIDS Day

2015 - 70 years of peace in Europe

2015 - 225 years of the Federation Festival

2015 - Series "30 Years to the Flag of Europe"

2016 - 100 years since the birth of Francois Mitterrand

2017 - 100 years since the death of Auguste Rodin

2017 - 25 years of pink ribbon

2018 - 100 years since the end of the First World War

2018 - Simone Weil

2019 - 60 years of Asterix comics

2019 - 30 years of the fall of the Berlin Wall

2020 - Charles de Gaulle

2020 - Medical Research

 2021-75 years since the founding of UNICEF

2021 - 2024 Olympic Games in Paris