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Commemorative coin

150 years of the birth of writer Raul Brandão

Official Journal of the European Union

The design shows the face of Raul Brandão. At the left side is the inscription RAUL BRANDÃO and underneath the years ‘1867’ and ‘2017’. At the bottom right is the inscription of the country of issuance ‘PORTUGAL’ and at the top right is the name of the author ‘LUIS FILIPE DE ABREU’ followed by the mintmark ‘INCM’. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2017/C 386/04

Edge lettering

five coats of arms and seven castles equally spaced.


Luis Filipe de Abreu

Volume of issue

Imprensa Nacional e Casa da Moeda ( Lissabon )
Circulation coins 21.11.2017Rolls of 25 coins500.0002,00
Folder BU21.11.201710.0009,84
Folder Proof21.11.201710.00017,47