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Commemorative coin

100th anniversary of the Republic of Portugal

Official Journal of the European Union

The inner part of the coin depicts, in the centre, the Portuguese coat of arms and the ‘República’ effigy, two of the most representative symbols of the Portuguese Republic, surrounded by the legend ‘República Portuguesa — 1910-2010’, the mintmark ‘INCM’ and the name of the author ‘JOSE CÂNDIDO’. The outer ring of the coin depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2010/C 137/11

Edge lettering

five coats of arms and seven castles equally spaced.


Jose Cândido

Volume of issue

Imprensa Nacional e Casa da Moeda ( Lissabon )
Circulation coins 07.09.2010Rolls of 25 coins1.000.0002,00
Folder BU07.09.201020.0008,93
Folder Proof07.09.201015.00016,50