The commemorative coin of the Netherlands "500 years of the publication of the book" Praise of Stupidity "by Erasmus of Rotterdam" with a face value of 2 euro was issued in 2011 with a circulation of 4 million coins.
On the obverse of the commemorative coin on the left is a portrait of Queen Beatrix, and on the right side of the coin is an image of Erasmus of Rotterdam writing his book. Vertically between the images there is the inscription "Beatrix Koningin der Nederlanden" (Beatrix - Queen of the Netherlands). Also engraved on the coin are the year of issue and signs of the Royal Mint in Utrecht and the director of the mint. On the outer ring are 12 stars of the European Union.
Outer part - copper-nickel alloy
Inside - nickel brass
2007 - Roman Treaty Series
2013 - 200th anniversary of the Kingdom of the Netherlands