MONACO 2018 €2 commemorative coin JOSEF BOSIO on sale!
- June 22, 2018
– twenty bas-reliefs for the Place Vendôme column,
– the equestrian statue of Louis XIV of the Place des Victoires, for which he received the title of baron,
– Henry IV child,
– Aristée and Hercule fighting Acheloüs, all three at the Louvres Museum.
Nymphea SALMACIS from BOSIO – copyright Musée du Louvres
The coins are manufactured by Monnaie de Paris (french state mint), the exclusive supplier of Principality of Monaco since 1865 (since 2002, pursuant to the monetary agreement concluded between Monaco and France). The previous commemorative coin was dedicated to the company of the Prince’s carabinieri (see here article NUMISMAG).
16,000 coins will be struck in Pessac, the Monnaie de Paris plant.
The Stamps and Coins Museum of Monaco has offered this coin for sale the 06/25/2018 at 15PM on its website exclusively.
(click for the address of the Monaco museum online shop)
This new issue was out of sale at the end of the day.
Now the numismatic wholesalers /dealers of MONACO do sale this coin.
BRYTCH and Son and Comptoir Numismatique of Monaco compagnies sale this coin for 239€ (+ shipping cost).
Gadoury compagny sales the coin for 499€ (+ shipping cost).
Summary of €2 commemorative coins issued by Principality of MONACO:
|Mintages of MONACO €2 commemorative coins|
|2010||prince albert II||11180|
|2011||albert II wedding||66820||(1)|
|2012||500 anniversary principalty fondation||10 000||(2)|
|2013||10 years UNO membership||10 000||(3)|
|2015||800 years of Monaco Fortress||15000|
|2016||Monaco fondation by Charles III||15000|
|2017||200 years of Prince carabinieri company fondation||15000|
|2018||250 years of François Joseph BOSIO’s birth||16000|
(1) + 81 057 circulation coins
(2) +1500 coincards and 100 000 circulation coins
(3)+1229131 circulation coins and 2500 coincards
The prince law n°6983 of june the 18th 2018 indicates that 1 000 000 one euro circulation coins and 934 771 two euro circulation coins, with Prince the Albert II portrait, will be struck with year 2018 as well. Monaco will not issue a 2018 BU annual set.
Sources: MTM MONACO and NUMISMAG.