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Commemorative coin

Currency Decree of 1860

Official Journal of the European Union

Currency Decree of 1860 granting Finland the right to issue banknotes and coins. The design shows on the left side a stylised lion figure from the coat of arms of Finland and the year ‘2010’. On the right side, the mintmark and a set of numbers symbolising coin values. At the bottom, the indication of the issuing country reference ‘FI’. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2010/C 256/04

Edge lettering

« SUOMI FINLAND * * * », where the * stands for a lion head.


Reijo Juhani Paavilainen

Volume of issue

Suomen Rahapaja ( Vantaa )
Circulation coins 01.10.2010Rolls of 25 coins1.558.5002,00
Divisional coin set BU29.10.2010Annual coin set II, also contains 2€ CC «Currency Decree of 1860»15.00030,00
Folder BU23.11.2015€ 2 commemorative coin set in 2004, 2005, 2006, 2x 2007, 2008, 2x 2009, 2010, 2011, 2x 2012, 2x 2013, 2x 2014 (16 coins)1.500140,00
Divisional coin set Proof15.11.2010also contains 2€ CC «Currency Decree of 1860» and a silver medal2.000135,00
Box Proof01.10.2010In box23.00019,50