Press release - New collector and commemorative coins on sale and in circulation on 20 June
The Governing Board of the Bank of Slovenia adopted a decision to release the following into sale and circulation on 20 June 2016:
- a collector coin issued to mark the 150th anniversary of the Red Cross in Slovenia (gold coins, silver coins and 3-euro coins),
- a commemorative 2-euro coin issued to mark the 25th anniversary of Slovenia’s independence.
For the collector market the Bank of Slovenia has also prepared euro coin collections in BU and proof quality and commemorative 3-euro and 2-euro BU coins, which will be released for sale on 20 June 2016.
All the numismatic products will be available at selected branches of Deželna banka Slovenije d.d. and Nova KBM d.d., and at Bank of Slovenia counters.
Collector coins are legal tender at their face value in the country of issue, but elsewhere are valued as collectibles.