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Coin "400 years since the death of El Greco" 2 euro Greece

    The commemorative coin of 2 euro of Greece "400 years since the death of El Greco" was minted at the Greek mint and issued in September 2014 with a circulation of 750,000 coins.

   The obverse of the commemorative coin depicts a portrait of the famous Greek painter, sculptor and architect Domenikos Teotokopoulos (aka El Greco). In the background is a fragment of the canvas "The Apostle Paul." On the left side of the coin is the year of issue "2014" and the artist's characteristic signature. Also in a semicircle is the name of the state "ΑΟΑΟΟΟΟΣ ΔΟΜΟΟΑΟΑ." At the bottom of the coin is the name of the artist and the years of his life - "ΔΟΜΟΟΟΟΟΟΟΟΟΟΟΟΟΣ 1541-1614 ." In the outer circle are 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 Greece

2004 - 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens

2007 - Roman Treaty Series

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

2010 - 2500 years of the Marathon battle

2011 - World Special Olympics

2012 - Series "10 years of cash circulation Euro"

2013 - 2400 years since the foundation of the Platonic Academy

2013 - 100th anniversary of Crete's reunification with Greece

2014 - 150th anniversary of the unification of the Ionian Islands with Greece

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

2015 - 75 years since the death of Spyridon Louis

2016 - 120 years since the birth of Dimitri Mitropoulos

2016 - 150th anniversary of the Holocaust Arcadi

2017 - Philippe Archaeological Complex

2017 - 60 years since the death of Nikos Kazandzakis

2018 - 70 years since the unification of Dodecanese with Greece

2018 - 75 years since the death of Costis Palamas

2019 - 150 years since the death of Andreas Kalvos

2019 - 100 years since the birth of Manolis Andronikos

2020 - 2500 years of the Battle of Fermopils

2020 - 100th anniversary of the inclusion of Thrace in Greece

2021 - 200th anniversary of the Greek Revolution