2.5 euro – XXIX. Summer Olympics in Beijing

Series: Portugal – Commemorative 2.5 euro coins

Image of XXIX. Summer Olympics in Beijing – 2.5 euro coin Portugal 2008.  The Silver coin is of Proof, BU, UNC quality.
To support and celebrate the Portuguese presence in the 2008 Beijing Olympics INCM issued a commemorative silver proof collector coin, design by José Teixeira. Each of the 12500 pieces is displayed in a case together with a numbered certificate of guarantee. Unique in the history of mankind, the Olympics represent the search for the ideals of peace, hope and inclusion. During their 29th edition, which will happen in Beijing, China, we all will be wishing a successful participation of the Portuguese athletes. Fairplay in sports is a high value we should preserve. Mark this event with a coin that signals and supports the performance of our athletes.