A commemorative coin of 2 euro of France was issued in January 2017 on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the death of the outstanding French sculptor Auguste Rodin. Minting was carried out at the mint of France. The circulation amounted to 10 million coins.
On the obverse of the commemorative coin of 2 euro on the right side is a portrait of Auguste Rodin, and on the left is one of his most famous works - the sculpture "Thinker." Under the portrait of the sculptor is his name "A. Rodin" and the years "1917-2017" are indicated. At the top of the coin is the country designation "RF" and the signs of the mint of France and the head of its engraving workshop. 12 stars of the European Union are placed around the circle.
Outer part - copper-nickel alloy
Inside - nickel brass
|8.5 g||25.75 mm||2.2 mm|
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