Portuguese euro coins

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Portuguese euro coins show three different designs for each of the three series of coins. However, they are quite similar in that all contain old Portuguese royal mints and seals within a circle of seven castles and five escutcheona with silver bezants (all similar to what can be seen in the Coat of arms and Flag of Portugal) and the word "Portugal". Also featured in the designs, all done by Victor Manuel Fernandes dos Santos, are the 12 stars of the EU and the year of minting.

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Portuguese euro design

For images of the common side and a detailed description of the coins, see euro coins.

Circulating Mintage quantities

Identifying marks

€2 commemorative coins

50th Anniversary of the Signature of the Treaty of Rome (2007)

Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union (2007)

60th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (2008)

Ten years of Economic and Monetary Union (EMU) and the birth of the euro (2009)

Centenary of the Portuguese Republic (2010)

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