2019 – Portugal – 2€ BU “Ferdinand Magellan”

2019 – Portugal – 2€ BU “Ferdinand Magellan”

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2 euro coin dedicated to the 500th anniversary of the circumnavigation of Magellan, Brilliant Uncirculated.

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2 euro coin dedicated to the 500th anniversary of the circumnavigation of Magellan, Brilliant Uncirculated.
The Magellan and Elcano expedition was the first circumnavigation of the terrestrial globe undertaken between 10 August 1519 and 6 September 1522 by a fleet of five ships captained by the Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan in the service of the Spanish Crown. After the death of Magellan in the Philippines, in April 1521 the command of the expedition was taken by the Spanish explorer Juan Sebastián Elcano.

Additional information

Year

Diameter mm

25,75

Composition

Cu-Ni

Weight gr.

8,50

Quality

BU

Mintage

750.000

Face Value

2 euro