2 Euro overview



Commemorative coin

French Presidency of the Council of the European Union in the second half of 2008

Official Journal of the European Union

The inner part of the coin features the following inscription: ‘2008 PRÉSIDENCE FRANÇAISE UNION EUROPÉENNE RF’. The currency mark and the mintmaster's mark are located below, to the left and the right respectively. The coin's outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2008/C 165/03

Edge lettering

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


Philippe Stark

Volume of issue

Monnaie de Paris ( Pessac ) Hubert Larivière
Circulation coins 28.06.2008Rolls of 25 coins20.064.0002,00
Folder BU01.07.200820.00010,00
Box Proof01.07.2008In box10.00020,00