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Commemorative coin


The 50th anniversary of the accession to the throne of Grand-Duke Jean

(Part of the National series " Grand-ducal Dynasty ")

Official Journal of the European Union

The coin’s inner part depicts the effigies of Their Royal Highnesses, the Grand-Duke Henri and the Grand-Duke Jean, both looking to the left. It is surmounted by the year ‘1964’ above the effigy of the Grand-Duke Jean and by a crown. At the bottom, the names ‘Jean’ and ‘Henri’ appear below the respective effigy as well as the year ‘2014’. The inscription ‘50e ANNIVERSAIRE DE L’ACCESSION AU TRÔNE DU GRAND-DUC JEAN’ encloses in circular form the upper inner part of the coin. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2014/C 262/05

Edge lettering

« 2 ★ ★ » repeated six times, alternately upright and inverted


Alain Hoffman

Volume of issue

De Koninklijke Nederlandse Munt ( Utrecht ) Maarten Brouwer
Circulation coins 06.11.2014Rolls of 25 coins500.0002,00
Coincard BU06.11.2014Official coincard10.00010,00
Divisional coin set Proof06.11.2014In wooden box, also contains 2€ CC «175th anniversary of the independence of the Grand-Duchy of Luxembourg» and 2€ CC «The 50th anniversary of the accession to the throne of Grand-Duke Jean»2.00095,00
Box Proof10.12.2015PP Set 2013 - 2015 in wooden box2.50085,00