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Netherlands

2011

Commemorative coin

500th anniversary of ‘Laus Stultitiae’ by Desiderus Erasmus

Official Journal of the European Union

The inner part of the coin depicts Erasmus writing his book and the effigy of Queen Beatrix. Between these two images, the inscription ‘Beatrix Koningin der Nederlanden’ vertically positioned, the year ‘2011’, the Mint master mark and the mintmark. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European Union flag.

© European Union, 1998-2017, Official Journal of the European Union, 2011/C 19/04

Edge lettering

« GOD ★ ZIJ ★ MET ★ ONS ★ » God be with us

Designer

Dylan Shields

Volume of issue

2011
De Koninklijke Nederlandse Munt ( Utrecht ) Maarten Brouwer
DateVolumePrice
Circulation coins 24.01.2011Rolls of 25 coins3.973.0002,00
Divisional coin set BU28.04.2011BeNeLux Set «The three monarchies» contains instead of the 2 € circulation coin, 2€ CC «500th anniversary of ‘Laus Stultitiae’ by Desiderus Erasmus»10.00060,00
Coincard BU24.01.2011Official coincard10.00010,00
Divisional coin set Proof16.05.2011In wooden box, also contains 2€ CC «500th anniversary of ‘Laus Stultitiae’ by Desiderus Erasmus»5.00060,95
Box Proof04.02.20112.00025,00