In 2002, the Euro was introduced as a single currency for Europe, and most of the individual countries phased out their currencies. Whether remembering your family roots or a favorite vacation, these coins evoke fond memories of Europe in the 20th century.
The Euro was established in 1999 and began to be circulated three years later. This item celebrates the history of Ireland's currencies. This Irish coin is a five pence minted between 1971-1992. The bull, along with the other animals of designer Percy Metcalfe's Barnyard Set, was originally created for the Irish Free State in the 1920s.