2 euro 2008 J
The coin depicts the baroque church of St. Michaelis, or “Michel” as it is popularly known. It is a symbol of the city and federal state of Hamburg, as the inscription below the image indicates. The year of issue, 2008, the 12 stars of the European Union and the words ‘BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND’ appear on the outer ring. The mintmark is shown in the upper right part of the coin.
HAMBURG J OE
BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND 2008
A map, next to the facial value, shows the European continent without borders.
Lettering: 2 EURO LL
Germany Federal Republic
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Circulating commemorative coin
Bi-Metallic Nickel-brass clad Nickel center in Copper-nickel ring
Erich Ott, Luc Luycx