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The Great War - The Cornflower  2€  Commemorative
The Great War - The Cornflower  2€  Commemorative
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The Great War - The Cornflower
2€ Commemorative Brilliant Uncirculated Quality Yeardate 2018

  • 2€ commemorative coin, stuck in Brilliant Uncirculated Quality 
  • Commemoration of the First World War  
  • Tribute paid to victims of the war 

The year 2018 marks the Centenary of the First World War end. Memory and solidarity flower, Bleuet of France symbolizes the recognition for every men and women who sacrified themselves for their country. The cornflower is then chosen to remind the vista blue visible on the uniforms of the young new soldiers. This ones were named "bleuets" by the oldest soldiers. Blue is also the color of the French Nation because it reprensents the first color of the French flag. 

The reverse of the coin is that of the standard 2€ coin, found throughout all countries of the eurozone. 

See characteristics

Ref : 10041318330000

Specifications

  • Metal
    METAL COURANT / CUPRONICKEL
    UZ20Ni5/Ni12/UZ20Ni5 I
  • Year date
    2018
  • Weight
    8.500
    g
  • Quality
    Brilliant Uncirculated
  • Mintage
    10000
  • Face value
    2

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