Thursday, August 20, 2015

Portugal 2,5 euro 2015 - Embroidery of Castelo Branco

New CuNi, silver and gold commemoratives:

"Portuguese etnography: Embroidery of Castelo Branco"

Composition: CuNi
Weight: 10.00 g
Diameter: 28.00 mm
Mintage: 100 000
Artist: Isabel Carriço e Fernando Branco
Release date: september

It will be available also in silver and gold. The silver coin will have the bird painted in blue as they usually appear in these very colorful embroideries.

You can find many more works by the authors at their Facebook page.

(news and information by Antão Almada)

LINK: Portugal Mint

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