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Austrian euro coins have a unique design for each denomination, with a common theme for each of the three series of coins. The minor coins feature Austrian flowers, the middle coins examples of architecture from Austria's capital, Vienna, and the two major coins famous Austrians. All designs are by the hand of Josef Kaiser and also include the 12 stars of the EU and the year of imprint.

For images of the common side and a detailed description of the coins, see Euro coins.

Depiction of Austrian euro coinage | Obverse side
€ 0.01 € 0.02 € 0.05
image:1ec_oes.png image:2ec_oes.png Missing image
5ec_oes.png
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The gentian, a flower of
the Austrian Alps
The edelweiss, a flower of
the Austrian Alps
The primrose, a flower of
the Austrian Alps
€ 0.10 € 0.20 € 0.50
image:10ec_oes.png image:20ec_oes.png image:50ec_oes.png
St. Stephen's Cathedral,
Viennese Gothic architecture
The Belvedere Palace, an
example of the Baroque
The Secession Building, an
example of art nouveau
€ 1.00 € 2.00 € 2 Coin Edge
image:1e_oes.png image:2e_oes.png The edge lettering features
the combination "2 EURO"
four times alternated with
*** for a total of 12 stars
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart,
famous Austrian composer
Bertha von Suttner, the
Austrian radical pacifist and
Nobel Peace Prize winner
 

Commemmorative €2 coin

On May 11, 2005, a €2 coin was issued celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Austrian Staatsvertrag (State Treaty). It features a representation of the signature page of the treaty and the text "50 JAHRE STAATSVERTRAG" (50 years of the State Treaty).


Types of Euro coins
Eurozone: Austria | Belgium | Finland | France | Germany | Greece | Ireland | Italy | Luxembourg | Netherlands | Portugal | Spain</small>
New EU countries: Estonia | Lithuania | Slovakia
Other: Monaco | San Marino | Vatican

External links

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