Spain 2-EURO (KM1306)
Spain 2-EURO (KM1306)

Spain 2-EURO (KM1306) Salamander

This circulating commemorative coin celebrates Park Güell, in Barcelona. The park complex was designed by Antoni Gaudi and built between 1900 and 1914 and officially opened as a public park in 1926. In 1984 it was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Featured on the coin is Gaudi's colourful mosaic salamander sculpture -- known as "el drac" (the dragon) -- located at the park's main entrance.

el drac "the dragon" sculpture by Antoni Gaudi

Specifications

  • Diameter: 25.7 mm
  • Composition: Nickel-brass-clad nickel in Copper-Nickel ring
  • CAT#: KM1306

Obverse Legend

ESPAÑA PARK GÜELL - GAUDÍ 2014

Reverse Legend

2 EURO

Edge Legend

2 ** 2 ** 2 ** 2 ** 2 ** 2 **

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