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Luxembourg

Commemorative coin

2016

The 50th anniversary of the bridge ‘Grand Duchess Charlotte’

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

Official Journal of the European Union

The design shows the bridge ‘Grand Duchess Charlotte’ which is the main route connecting the city centre of Luxembourg to the urban quarter of Kirchberg, the site of the city’s European Union institutions. The text ‘Pont Grande-Duchesse Charlotte’ (Bridge Grand Duchess Charlotte) and underneath the year ‘1966’ are inscribed on the image of the bridge. At the top of the design are depicted the effigy of the Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg and at its left the year of issuance ‘2016’. At the bottom appears the name of the issuing country ‘LUXEMBOURG’. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2016/C 28/04

Edge lettering

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

Designer

Alain Hoffman

Volume of issue

2016
De Koninklijke Nederlandse Munt ( Utrecht ) Kees Bruinsma
DateVolumePrice
Circulation coins 12.05.2016Rolls of 25 coins500.0002,00
Divisional coin set BU07.07.2016«Schifflange» also contains 2€ CC «The 50th anniversary of the bridge ‘Grand Duchess Charlotte’»6.00030,00
Coincard BU12.05.2016Official coincard7.50010,00
Divisional coin set Proof22.09.2016In wooden box, also contains 2€ CC «The 50th anniversary of the bridge ‘Grand Duchess Charlotte’»1.50095,00
Box Proof01.11.2018PP Set 2016 - 2018 in wooden box2.50085,00