Portugal 2024 2€ Carnation Revolution

POR 2024 - 11

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2 euro commemorative coin dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the Carnation Revolution (25 April 1974).


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3,50 €

Data sheet

Year 2024
Face value 2 euro
Metal Cu/Ni
Weight 8,5 g
Diameter 25,75 mm
Quality Uncirculated
Mintage 500.000
Designer Henrique Cayatte e Luc Luycx

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In 1974, the April 25 Revolution in Portugal put an end to 17,499 days of dictatorship. Achievements included a new constitution, universal suffrage, the creation of political parties, recognition of the independence of the colonies, equal rights for married women, freedom of association, advances in health, education, and labor rights. The commemorative coin highlights the importance of the carnation, symbol of Freedom.