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Commemorative coin

60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Official Journal of the European Union

The inner part of the coin depicts curved lines around a rectangle marked with the figure 60. The year 2008 is inscribed above the rectangle and the words ‘UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF HUMAN RIGHTS’ underneath it. The name of the country is inscribed in a semi-circle below the design in its three official languages. ‘BELGIE — BELGIQUE — BELGIEN’. The mintmark and the signature mark of the Master of the Mint appear to the left and right of the design respectively. The outer ring of the coin depicts the twelve stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2008/C 125/05

Edge lettering

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


Luc Luycx

Volume of issue

Köninklijke Munt van Belgie ( Brüssel ) Romain Coenen
Circulation coins 22.05.2008Rolls of 25 coins5.000.0002,00
Folder BU30.05.200812.0009,00
Box Proof30.05.20086.00018,50