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€2 Slovenia 2008 - 500th anniversary of Primož Trubar's birth

The 2 euros commemorative coin Slovenia 2008 commemorates the 500th anniversary of Primož Trubar's birth. (UNCirculated)

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  Banka Slovenije

2EURO-2146

6,00 €

The coin shows an effigy of Primož Trubar in profile. The inscriptions ‘PRIMOŽ TRUBAR’ and ‘1508 • 1586’ appear on the left, and ‘SLOVENIJA 2008’ at bottom right. The 12 stars of the European Union are depicted on the outer ring.
(source : European Central Bank)
  • Weight (g) 8.50
  • Issuing country Slovenia
  • Issuing year 2008
  • Type €2 commemorative coin
  • Face Value €2
  • Composition Bi-metal (nickel silver / copper-nickel)
  • Quality Uncirculated
  • Diameter (mm) 25.75
  • Issuing volume 1000000

The Bank of Slovenia (SloveneBanka Slovenije) is the bank of issue and the central bank of the Republic of Slovenia.

The Bank of Slovenia is based in Ljubljana.Iit was established on 25 June 1991. Its primary task is to take care of the stability of the domestic currency and to ensure the liquidity of payments within the country and with foreign countries. It also acts as the supervisor of the banking system. It is a non-governmental independent institution, obliged to periodically present a report on its operation to the National Assembly of Slovenia.

The Bank of Slovenia joined the Eurosystem in 2007, when the euro replaced the tolar as the official currency of Slovenia.