New German 5 Euro coin with blue inner ring

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New German 5 Euro coin with blue inner ring

Post by MDeen » Thu Aug 06, 2015 8:33 am

German finance ministerium announced a 5 Euro coin with a translucent plastic blue inner ring. The coin is legal tender but will of course not be very prevalent in normal traffic. Introduction will be first half of 2016.

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Re: New German 5 Euro coin with blue inner ring

Post by ART » Thu Aug 06, 2015 7:22 pm

There are many of these coins , which ( thankfully ) are not in circulation.
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Re: New German 5 Euro coin with blue inner ring

Post by vermeer » Thu Aug 06, 2015 7:54 pm

I will (gladly) reject this coin. Also for use outside Germany?

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Re: New German 5 Euro coin with blue inner ring

Post by ART » Sat Aug 08, 2015 10:22 pm

No, they are valid only in the issuing state.
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