France: €2 commemorative coin dedicated to fight against breast cancer
- October 03, 2017
September 25th, 2017 is the official issuing day of the 2017 second french 2€ commemorative coin, dedicated to the fight against the breast cancer. This great cause is supported by Monnaie de Paris (french Mint) which pays €2 to “The Breast cancer let’s speak about it!” organization. A female bust is engraved on national side of coin which comes to be rolled up a ribbon on chest level. This ribbon is colourized in pink on the brilliant uncirculated and proof quality versions of this numismatic issue.
- UNC coins: 10,000,000
- BU coins: 10,000
- Proof coins: 10,000
It is the second time that Monnaie de Paris dedicates a €2 commemorative coin to the fight against an endemic disease. In 2014, a coin had been emitted to commemorate the fight against AIDS. This currency is on sale on the online shop of the Currency of Paris.
Source: Numismag and Monnaie de Paris.