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Finland

2016

Commemorative coin

The 100th anniversary of the birth of philosopher Georg Henrik von Wright

Official Journal of the European Union

At the inner part of the coin is an ancient Doric pillar, and an oak branch at the left. The inscription ‘GEORG HENRIK VON WRIGHT’ is placed in semi-circle from left to right and the year of issuance ‘2016’ is placed on the top at the right. On the top at the left is the indication of the issuing country ‘FI’ and the mint mark. 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 146/05

Edge lettering

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

Designer

Nora Tapper

Volume of issue

2016
Suomen Rahapaja ( Vantaa )
DateVolumePrice
Circulation coins 17.10.2016984.0002,00
Divisional coin set BU31.10.2016Annual coin set II, contains instead of the 2 € circulation coin, 2€ CC «The Finnish writer and lyricist Eino Leino» and 2€ CC «The 100th anniversary of the birth of philosopher Georg Henrik von Wright»5.00029,00
Divisional coin set Proof31.10.2016In wooden box, also contains 2€ CC «The Finnish writer and lyricist Eino Leino» and 2€ CC «The 100th anniversary of the birth of philosopher Georg Henrik von Wright»1.20092,00
Box Proof17.10.2016In box9.80024,00