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Commemorative coin

200th anniversary of the Ghent University

Official Journal of the European Union

The inner part of the piece represents the logo of the Ghent University, with the dates 1817 - 2017 below, surrounded by the inscription 200 JAAR UNIVERSITEIT GENT – 200 YEARS GHENT UNIVERSITY and the country indication BE. The mintmark of Brussels, a helmeted head of the Archangel Michael and the mint directors’ mintmark, the coat of arms of the municipality Herzele, are located respectively on the right and left of the country indication. 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 329/07

Edge lettering

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


Luc Luycx

Volume of issue

Köninklijke Munt van Belgie ( Brüssel ) Ingrid van Herzele
Divisional coin set BU29.09.2017«Liegent» also contains 2€ CC «200th anniversary of the University of Liège» and 2€ CC «200th anniversary of the University of Ghent»20.00032,00
Coincard BU29.09.2017Official coincard «french»100.0008,00
Coincard BU29.09.2017Official coincard «dutch»100.0008,00
Box Proof29.09.20175.00020,00