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Commemorative coin

Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union

Official Journal of the European Union

The inner part of the coin shows a cork oak (Quercus Suber). Under the branches, on the left hand side, the Portuguese coat of arms; on the right hand side, the word ‘POR TU GAL ’written on three lines. The legend ‘2007 PRESIDÊNCIA DO CONSELHO DA UE ’is inscribed in a semi-circle along the bottom of the inner part, with the artist signature (I Vilar) on the left and the mintmark (INCM) near the Coat of Arms. The outer ring of the coin depicts the twelve stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2007/C 110/06

Edge lettering

five coats of arms and seven castles equally spaced.


Maria Irene Vilar

Volume of issue

Imprensa Nacional e Casa da Moeda ( Lissabon )
Circulation coins 01.06.2007Bag of 25 coins1.250.0002,00
Folder BU01.06.200715.0006,00
Folder Proof01.06.200710.00015,00