2 euro 50th Anniversary of the Austrian State Treaty
edge; finely ribbed with edge lettering: four times the sequence of the text "2 EURO" and three stars alternately upright and inverted
Lettering: 2 EURO *** 2 EURO *** 2 EURO *** 2 EURO ***
The centre of the coin shows a reproduction of the signatures and seals in the Austrian State Treaty, which was signed by the foreign ministers and ambassadors of the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom, the United States and France, and by Leopold Figl, Foreign Minister of Austria, in May 1955. The inscription ‘50 JAHRE STAATSVERTRAG' appears above the seals and the year of issue, 2005, below them. The vertical stripes in the background represent Austria's national colours (red-white-red). The outer ring of the coin features the 12 stars of the EU.
Lettering: 50 JAHRE STAATSVERTRAG 2005
A map, next to the facial value, shows the states of the European Union
Lettering: 2 EURO LL