2019 Phil Lynott €15 commemorative coin, silver (boxed)

Irish Coin Daily: 2019 €15 silver Commemorative Proof (Phil Lynott)

  Date: 2019 Issued by: The Central Bank of Ireland Issue Date: 27th November 2019 Coin launched by President Michael D. Higgins at St. Kevin’s College, Crumlin, the former school of Phil Lynott Issue Limit: 3,000 pieces Designer: Sandra Deiana (Italy) Quality: Proof strike Sterling Silver 0.925 fine Weight: 28.28 g Diameter: 38.61 mm  Description:…

2019 Centenary of First Trans-Atlantic Flight €15 Silver Proof

Irish Coin Daily: 2019 €15 silver Commemorative Proof (Centenary of the First Trans-Atlantic Flight)

Date: 2019 Issued by: The Central Bank of Ireland Issue Date: 14th June 2019 The coin was launched at the Alcock & Brown 100 Festival in Clifden, Co Galway Derville Rowland Director General, Financial Conduct at the Central Bank presented a silver coin to Group Captain A J H Tony Alcock, nephew of Captain John…

2019 Ireland - Special €2 commemorative coin (Centenary of the 1st Dáil Éireann)

Irish Coin Daily: Ireland Special €2 commemorative (Centenary of the 1st Dáil Éireann) 2019

Date: 2019 Description: 2019 Ireland – Special €2 commemorative coin (Centenary of the 1st Dáil Éireann). Apart from the Europe-wide coins that all states issue, this is only the second special commemorative €2 coin Ireland has issued on its own since 2002 – the previous one being the 2016 Easter Rising commemorative. Bimetallic (Nk/Ng) Outer…

2016 Ireland special €2 - 100th anniversary of the Easter Rising

Irish Coin Daily: Ireland Special €2 commemorative (100 Years since the Easter Rising) 2016

Date: 2016 Description: The Easter Rising, also known as the Easter Rebellion, was an armed insurrection in Ireland during Easter Week, 1916. The Rising was mounted by Irish republicans to end British rule in Ireland and establish an independent Irish Republic while the United Kingdom was heavily engaged in World War I. It was the…

2019 Ireland - Gold Proof €100 coin - Centenary of the First Dáil Éireann

Irish Coin Daily: 2019 €100 gold Commemorative Proof (Centenary of the First Dáil Éireann)

Date: 2019 Issued by: The Central Bank of Ireland Issue Date: 7th February 2019 The coin issue date was announced by Philip R. Lane (Governor of the Central Bank of Ireland) at the Mansion House on 16 January, as he launched the €2 circulating coin. Issue Limit: 1,000 pieces Designer: Emmet Mullins (Ireland) Quality: Proof…

2017 Ireland €15 silver proof commemorative coin (Sir Charles Algernon Parsons)

Irish Coin Daily: 2017 €15 silver Commemorative Proof (Sir Charles Algernon Parsons)

Date: 2017 Issued by: The Central Bank of Ireland Issue Date:  1st September 2017. Issue Limit: 6,000 pieces Designer:  Antonella Naplione (Italy) Quality: Proof strike Sterling Silver 0.925 fine Weight: 28.28 g  Diameter: 38.61 mm Description: Charles Parsons was born in 1854 and spent most of his childhood at Birr Castle, Co Offaly, his family’s…

2015 Ireland - Special €2 commemorative coin (30th anniversary of the EU flag)

Irish Coin Daily: Ireland Special €2 commemorative (30th anniversary of the EU flag) 2015

Date: 2015 Description: In July 2015, the 19 euro-area countries jointly issued a commemorative euro coin celebrating 30 years of the EU flag. Regardless of the country, it bears the same design on the national side, normally reserved for a motif specific to that country. This is the fourth time the euro-area members have decided…