The motif of the first Finnish 2 euro commemorative coin 2021 was published today.
The theme of the coin is "Journalism and Open Communication in Support of Finnish Democracy".
On the side of the picture you can see stylized human figures intertwined in a ribbon-like network. To the left of the motif, the reason for issue is shown in Finnish "JOURNALISMI" and to the right in Swedish "JOURNALISTIK". Below the mint mark of the Finnish mint, the year "2021" and the country code "FI" can be seen. The twelve stars of the European flag are depicted on the outer ring of the coin.
Diameter (mm): 25.75
Weight (g): 8.50
Designed by Finnish mint (national side) and Luc Luycx (common side).
On the edge of the coin: 'SUOMI FINLAND', followed by three lion heads.
Date of issue: Spring 2021
Mintage: 800,000 pcs.
Source: EU Commission, document ST 13625 2020 INIT