2 euro coins roll 2018 France – end of 1st World War

65.00

UNC 2 euros coin
Diameter – 25.75mm
Thickness – 2.2mm
Weight – 8.5gr
75% copper – 25% nickel clad on nickel core
Mintage: 10 000 000 pieces
Date of issue: 20.02.2018

Description

The year 2018 marks the Centenary of the First World War end. Memory and solidarity flower, Bleuet of France symbolizes the recognition for every men and women who sacrified themselves for their country. The cornflower is then chosen to remind the vista blue visible on the uniforms of the young new soldiers. This ones were named “bleuets” by the oldest soldiers. Blue is also the color of the French Nation because it reprensents the first color of the French flag