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Coin "Slovakia's first presidency of the Council of the European Union" 2 euro Slovakia

 The Euro 2    jubilee coin is dedicated to Slovakia's first presidency of the Council of the European Union. It was minted at the Slovak mint and issued in March 2016 with a circulation of 1 million coins.

   The obverse of the commemorative coin 2 euro depicts the coat of arms of the Slovak Republic against the background of dynamic lines. Also in the central part of the coin is the year of issue, and below is the sign of the Slovak mint and the initials of the designer of the VP coin. Around the image in a semicircle is the inscription "PREDSEDNÍCTVO SR V RADE EÚ" ("PRESIDENCY OF THE SLOVAK REPUBLIC IN THE COUNCIL OF THE EU") and the name of the country "SLOVENSKO." On the outer ring 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 euro coins of Slovakia

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

2009 - 20 years since the beginning of the Velvet Revolution

2011 - 20 years of formation of the Visegrad group

2012 - Series "10 years of cash circulation Euro"

 2013-1150 years since the arrival of the Byzantine mission of Cyril and Methodius in Great Moravia

2014 - 10th anniversary of Slovakia's accession to the European Union

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

2015 - 200 years since the birth of Ludovit Stur

2017 - 550 years of Istropolitan University

2018 - 25 years since the formation of the Slovak Republic

2019 - 100 years since the death of Milan Rastislav Stefanik

2020 - 20 years of Slovakia's membership in the OECD

2021 - 100 years since the birth of Alexander Dubchek