Malta 2€ commemorative coin 2020 - Children’s games (coin card)

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Feature: Children’s games

Description: The design depicts a melange of traditional games popular with Maltese children. These include marbles, spinning tops and traditional kite-making and flying. Depicted is also a Maltese version of hop-scotch which is known locally as ‘passju’. Three bees flying in a circle allude to a popular chant sung by Maltese children during play. Included in the design is the name of the issuing country, ‘Malta’, and the year of issue, ‘2020’. The coin’s outer ring bears the 12 stars of the European flag.

Issuing volume: 220 000 coins (20 000 coin cads)

Issuing date: October 2020
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