Saturday, January 15, 2011

2 new coins

Yesterday I got 2 new coins for my collection. Colleague Tiit gave me the Slovenian 1 € cent coin ( <- ) and Piret mentioned she had recived a strange 2€ coin from the shop and it turned out to be Greece 2€. Both new to my collection :)

Friday, January 14, 2011

My first commemorative coin

I paid for 2 amazing pastries with 20€ bill, and the handsome salesman apologized, 'cause had to give all the change in coins...
I did get Finlands' 2€, 1€ and 10 cent for the exchange collection and
(ta-ta-ta-daa <- drum roll)
my first commemorative 2€ coin also!
It is a German 2010 coin, Fifth of the Bundesländer series, depicting City Hall and Roland (Bremen)...

Thursday, January 13, 2011

2 new coins

Yesterday I got 2 new coins:
Spanish 2 € coin ( <- ) and Italy 10 cent ( -> ).
Just from "raiding" the colleagues wallet.
A good day :)

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Status quo

At the moment I have almost 40% of all "normal" Euro coins. So not including the commemorative coins. I started collecting 1st Jan. 2011. I had some from few trips, so didn't start from scratch, thank God :)

I do not really collect other coins, but I do have some from my travels (most from Denmark, Austria, some from Israel, Poland, Croatia for example). And of course Estonian coins from pre Euro time. But the real goal is to get most, if not all, Euro coins together :)

So the status quo is, at the moment as fallows: