Thursday, September 23, 2010

Greece 2 euro 2010 - Battle of Marathon

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:

"2500th anniversary of the Battle of Marathon"

External ring: CuNi
Center disc: 3 layers, Ni-Brass, Ni, Ni-brass
Diameter: 25.75 mm
Width: 2.20 mm
Weight: 8.50 g
Mintage: 2,500,000

1 comment:

  1. Because 1 BC is followed immediately by 1AD without a zero, this is actually only the 2499th anniversary.