Portugal 2 euros 2016 - Brazilian Summer Olympic Games

Obverse of Portugal 2 euros 2016 - Brazilian Summer Olympic Games
Details Red Independent Heart - is presented as a compliment to the spirit of determination, hard work and passion that characterizes Portuguese people and in particular athletes who represent the country.

In the form of a huge heart of Viana, iconic piece of delicate and thorough Portuguese filigree, patiently filled with red plastic cutlery, Red Independent Heart is a tribute to this great huge demand for technical as well as a praise to what causes everything can happen - love. In this sense, the currency created by Joana Vasconcelos aims to inspire the pride of Portuguese in those who will to conquer on behalf of his country
Specifications Diameter - 25.75mm Thickness - 2.2mm Weight - 8.5gr
Composition BiAlloy (Nk/Ng), ring Cupronickel (75% copper - 25% nickel clad on nickel core), center Nickel brass (75% copper - 20% zinc - 5% nickel)
Edge Five coats of arms and seven castles equally spaced
Comments Designer: Joana Vasconcelos
Mintage 650,000 pieces

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