I have not found any euro coins produced in platinum. The following 10
countries have issued euro coins in gold and silver:
Germany has issued gold 200 & 100 Euro coins to commemorate the
transition to the monetary union and introduction of the euro. We
believe this was the first gold commemorative Euro coin.
One Ounce & Half Ounce Versions
There will be a one ounce coin with a face value of 200 Euros, and a
half ounce coin with a denomination of 100 Euros. They will both be
struck in fine gold (99.99% pure). The issue limit will be 500,000 for
the smaller coin, and 100,000 for the larger one.
Issue date was 9 May, 2002
The gold coins are available in three different editions each, being
struck in different mints in Germany
Germany 100 Euro Gold 2002 - 100euro - 1/2 oz Gold Proof - F -
Germany 100 Euro Gold 2002 - 100euro - 1/2 oz Gold Proof - G -
Germany 100 Euro Gold 2002 - 100euro - 1/2 oz Gold Proof - J -
Germany 200 Euro Gold 2002 - 200euro - 1 oz Gold Proof - D - Munich
Germany 200 Euro Gold 2002 - 200euro - 1 oz Gold Proof - G -
Germany 200 Euro Gold 2002 - 200euro - 1 oz Gold Proof - J Hamburg
German 2002 Silver 10 Euro Coin
Germany has issued a silver 10 Euro coin to commemorate the transition
to the monetary union and introduction of the euro. We believe this is
the first commemorative Euro coin.
These are available at £12.50 ($15.95, euro18.50) each
10 Euro Silver 2002 - Museum Island in Berlin - Proof $29.00 UNC
10 Euro Silver 2002 - 100 Years of the Subway Proof $29.00 UNC
10 Euro Silver 2002 - Introduction of the Euro - Proof $29.00 UNC
10 Euro Silver 2002 - 50 Years of German Television - Proof $29.00
10 Euro Silver 2002 - Documenta Art Exhibition - Proof $29.00 UNC
5 x 10 Euro Proof Coin Set of the above $115.00
This folder contains the five silver 10 Euro coins produced by the
mints of Germany in 2002. Each coin was produced by one of the mints
and was released in both UNC and Proof finish. This set contains each
of these coins minted in proof-like finish. The folder also has a
color photograph representing each of the coins. The folder comes in a
protective slipcase with a picture of the reverses of each coin on the
front. The cover also has an outlined map of Germany along with the
German flag in the background. The cost of this set is $30 US cheaper
then the cost of buying all 5 coins individually.
Austrian 2002 Gold 100 Euro Coin
Austria has issued one ounce gold 100 Euro coins, with fractional
sizes also. These are the "Philharmoniker" bullion coins, but with a
face value of 100 Euros, 50 Euros, 25 Euros and 10 Euros, instead of
2,000 schillings etc.
One Ounce & Other Versions
There is be a one ounce coin with a face value of 100 Euros, a half
ounce coin with a denomination of 50 Euros, a quarter ounce 25 Euros,
and a tenth ounce 10 Euros. They are all struck in fine gold (99.99%
Available singly or in a complete set for £475 ($713, euro785 )
2002 - Christian Religious Orders
This is the first Austrian euro commemorative coin and the third coin
in the series "2000 Years of Christianity". It is a gold coin with the
face value of 50 euros dedicated to the Christian religious orders and
their contribution to the formation of our western culture. $176.00
2003 - Christian Charity
The fourth and final coin from Austria in the very popular series
2000 Years of Christianity has been issued. This years coin honors
the theme of Charity. Christs command to love ones neighbour as
oneself, lies at the very heart of Christianity. Charity is the virtue
that Christ stressed more than any other. It is, therefore, entirely
fitting for the last coin in this gold series to be dedicated to the
greatest of the virtues.
The three previous coins in this series (year of issue) commemorate:
the birth of Jesus in Bethlehem (2000), the Bible (2001) and the
spread of Christianity, and the contributions of the Christian
religious orders to our world (2002). It has been a series that has
captured the imagination of many around the world. The coins have even
been officially received by the Vatican.
Face value 50 euro $185.00
NB The first and second coins in this series had face values of 500
Art Treasures of Austria
2002 The Austrian Mint has issued a gold commemorative coin from the
series dedicated to the art of the sculptor which is the third coin of
the 4 coin Art Treasures of Austria series
Face Value: 100 euro Price: $325.00
The first two coins in the series each have a face value of 1,000
Austria Austria and her People (Palaces)
10 Euros Silver 2002 - 1 - Ambras Castle BU $34.00 (The first
Austrian EURO silver coin.)
10 Euros Silver 2002 - 1 - Ambras Castle Proof Sold Out $37.00
10 Euros Silver 2002 - 2 - Eggenberg Castle BU Available $20.00
10 Euros Silver 2002 - 2 - Eggenberg Castle Proof Available $27.00
10 euro Silver 2003 - 1 - SchlossHof Castle - BU Available $22.00
10 euro Silver 2003 - 1 - SchlossHof Castle - Proof Available $29.00
Earlier coins in this series had face values of 500 Schillings each.
Austria Through the Ages
20 euro Silver 2002 - 1 - The Rennaissance ("Die Neuzeit") $39.50
20 euro Silver 2002 - 2 - The Baroque Period ("Die Barockzeit") $39.50
Earlier coins in this series had face values of 100 Schillings each.
2002 - Schoenbrunn Zoo - 5euro - Austria - Silver
The first 5 Euro coin was issued on 8th May, 2002, in Vienna by the
Austrian Mint. It commemorates the 250th anniversary of the zoo in the
grounds of Schönbrunn Palace in Vienna, the oldest surviving zoo in
the world. The new issue is a nine-sided coin, which allows it to be
easily distinguished from the circulating coinage and symbolically
represents the nine federal provinces of Austria.
A curiosity in silver and niobium:
2003 - 700 Years Hall in Tyrol The first Austrian commemorative coin
for 2003 displays several special features for the first time. It is
the first coin to bear a face value of 25 Euro. It is the first time
the metal niobium has been used in coinage, and it is the first
Austrian coin coloured blue.
The new 25 Euro coin is a bi-metal coin with a silver ring and a
centre made of niobium. This metal, or rather element, was discovered
in 1801 and was originally called Columbium. It is increasingly
employed in astronautics. With special treatment the surface layers of
niobium can be made to change colour. In the case of the present coin,
the central niobium pill is blue.
2003 - Water Power - 5euro - Austria
The Austrian Mint has issued a 5 euro silver coin commemorating the
power of water, one of our most precious resources vital to life.
Athens Olympics euro coins, available for pre-order
Athens Olympics 2004 Silver
The first series of silver coins from the Athens 2004 Olympic Coin
program consists of two coins.
The front shows a runner or a discus thrower. The reverse of each
coin, common to all of the silver coins, features two concentric
circles, the outer one showing 12 stars - a design motif
characteristic of Euro coins, and the inner displaying the 10 Euro
face value, an olive branch, the five Olympic circles and the
anthemion - the symbol of quality of the Greek Mint. Price: $109.00
Athens 2004 - Series 1 - Silver & Gold
The first series of coins from the Athens 2004 Olympic Coin program
consists of two silver coins and one gold coin. The coins come in a
special three-coin presentation case and each coin comes with a
certificate of authenticity.
Silver coins as above, plus Gold - Prehistory - Crete - The Palace of
The obverse of this coin shows the Palace of Minos at Knossos.
The reverse of each coin, common to all of the silver and gold coins,
features two concentric circles, the outer one showing 12 stars - a
design motif characteristic of Euro coins, and the inner displaying
the 10 Euro (silver) or 100 Euro (gold) face value, an olive branch,
the five Olympic circles and the anthemion - the symbol of quality of
the Greek Mint. $592.00
2003 - Vincent Van Gogh - 10euro - Gold Proof
In honor of the 150th birthday of Vincent van Gogh (1853 1890), the
Royal Dutch Mint issued a new coin: the gold Van Gogh 10 Euro coin.
Face Value: 10 Euro Price: $175.00
2003 - Vincent Van Gogh 5 euors - Silver Proof $22.50
10 euros Silver 2002 - Royal Wedding Coin - $31.00 Proof
2002 - Europa 20 euro - Gold Proof - France
For 2002, the Europa theme appears on 6 different French
commemoratives: 4 gold and 2 silver. This coin is the second smallest
(1/2 oz. and 31 mm diameter) of the four gold and has a face value of
20 Euros. $450
2003 - Europa 20 euro - 1/2 oz - Gold Proof $490
2002/2003 - Europa 20 euro - Gold Proof Set
If you purchase simultaneously both the 2002 and 2003 20 Euro 1/2 oz
Gold Proof coins, you will save $100 US compared to the single coin
The obverse: the goddess Europa, combining the symbolic force of myth
- the rape of Europa - with the stylized representation of Marianne,
one of the obverses of the circulating Euro.
The reverse shows the member countries of the Euro zone set in a
pattern resembling a Gothic rose window. They show the issue year
1999, in commemoration of the year in which the exchange rate or
parities were established for each of these countries against the
The new Europe, vibrating in the eyes of its oracle, is symbolized by
the flags and 12 imprints of the Euro sign, to represent the countries
at the origin of the economic and monetary union, as we as those that
will join in 2004.
The reverse of the Europe 2003 coin has a completely round
composition, with a pattern of several circles. It is inspired by the
Minoan octopus and expresses the diversity and unity of Europe.
Face Value: 2 x 20 Euros
2003 - Europa 10 euro - 1/4 oz - Gold Proof $275.00
2002 - Europa 0.25 euro - Silver BU $19.00
2003 - Europa 0.25 euro - Silver BU $19.00
2003 - Europa 1.5 euro - Silver Proof $35
2003 - Europa 50 euro - 1 Kilo - Silver Proof
In 2003, Monnaie de Paris celebrates the 1st anniversary of the Euro
with an exceptional creation: the 1st Euro collector coin of 1 kilo
Weight: 1,000 g (1 kg) Sold out
2003 - Europa 50 euro - 1 oz - Gold Proof Pre-order $750.00
2002 Children's Tales - all 3 Silver Proof Coins
Monnaie de Paris has entered that world of the imagination to meet
with a number of famous characters from the wonderful world of fairy
tales and legends, beginning its tour of Europe with Cinderella,
Pinocchio and Snow-White.
If you order all 3 coins, you will save $15 US over the cost of buying
all the coins individually.
Each coin has a Face Value of 1.5 euro
2002 - Gavroche des Miserables - 1.5euro Silver Proof $45.00
If the intention of Victor Hugo in writing "Les Miserables", a
novel published in 1862, had to be summed up in a few words, it would
be as a poem in praise of the human consciousness.
Gavroche is one of its key and legendary characters, a witness to the
teeming life of Paris and its history as seen through the eyes of a
2002 - Merci le Franc - Silver/Gold Proof
Roty had given French currency the image of The Sower, portrayed
on the 5 franc, 2 franc, 1 franc and 50 centime coins of 1897, and the
1 franc and 5 franc coins of 1960.
The Monnaie de Paris has therefore chosen the Sower, as its Tribute to
Oscar Roty, for this silver/gold coin with a face value of 5 euro.
Fineness: Silver .900 and Gold .750
Weight: Silver 22.2g and Gold 2.7g
Monuments of France
2002 - "Mont St. Michel" - Silver Proof 1.5 euro
2002 - "Montmartre - Silver Proof 1.5 euro
Earlier coins in this series in gold and silver and denominated in
Tour de France
0.25 Euro Silver 2003 - 100 yrs Tour de France - Silver BU $16.50
10 Euros Gold 2003 - 100 yrs Tour de France - 10 Euro Gold Proof Sold
50 Euros Gold 2003 - 100 yrs Tour de France - 50 Euro Gold Proof
1.5 Euros Silver 2003 - 100 yrs Tour de France - Silver Proof
1.5 Euros Silver 2003 - Finish Line Champs Elysees - Silver Proof
1.5 Euros Silver 2003 - Mountain Stage - Silver Proof Available
1.5 Euros Silver 2003 - Sprint - Silver Proof Available $35.00
1.5 Euros Silver 2003 - Time Trial - Silver Proof Available $35.00
5 x 1.5 Euros Silver 2003 - Tour de France - 5 Coin Set w/ Free Case
2002 - 50 yrs Trains - Brussels - Proof - 10 Euro Silver $33.00
2003 - Georges Simenon - Silver Proof - 10 Euro $32.00
Inspector Maigret is without question one of the best known
characters of fiction in the world of 20th century literature. His
creator, Belgian-born author Georges Simenon, is honored on this new
10 Euro coin minted by the Royal Belgian Mint. This coin celebrates
the centenary of Simenon' birth and is the second in a series that
began in 2002 with the 50th anniversary of the Brussels Nord-Midi
2003 - Anders Chydenius - Silver Proof - Finland
The year 2003 is a jubilee year of the Finnish luminary Anders
(Antti) Chydenius (1729-1803). It is the 200th anniversary of his
death. In honour of Chydenius, the Mint of Finland has issued a
commemorative silver coin, For the Country.
Face Value: 10 Euros Price: $38.00
2003 - Special Olympics 10 euro Silver/Gold Plated $48.00
To celebrate this remarkable sporting occasional, the Central Bank
of Ireland has issued this 2003 10 Euro coin is struck in .925
sterling silver proof coin. The coin is selectively plated with
22-karat gold to create the gold Irish harp and logo of the 2003 World
2002 - 50th Ann., Court of Justice European Union
Silver Face Value: 25 Euros Price: $85.00
2002 - Gaudi - 4 Coin Silver Proof Set
To honor the Gaudí International Year, the Royal Spanish Mint has
produced a set of coins to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the
birth of Antonio Gaudi. Antonio Gaudi was a extraordinary Spanish
architect and designer.
This set is comprised of 4 silver proof coins housed inside a
beautiful wooden case.
The three 10 Euro coins show an image of Gaudi on the obverse, and on
the reverse depict three of his most relevant works: El Capricho, the
Milà House and the Güell Park.
The 4th coin in this set is a 50 Euro silver coin that depicts, in the
obverse, the image of Gaudí with some of the ornaments he used in the
Batlló House and the Millà House and, in the reverse, the impressive,
emblematic Temple of the Sacred Family.
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