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Modern Asian coins, pseudo coins and trade tokens => Japan, North and South Korea => Topic started by: Pabitra on July 30, 2019, 01:30:24 PM

Title: Tokyo Olympics 2020
Post by: Pabitra on July 30, 2019, 01:30:24 PM
Coin designs finalised

Design chosen for commemorative Olympic coin | NHK WORLD-JAPAN News (https://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/news/20190729_34/)
Title: Re: Tokyo Olympics 2020
Post by: Yu-chen on October 30, 2019, 04:58:04 PM
According to Ministry of Finance in Japan, there will be 37 types of commemorative coins issued. (3 gold 10000-yen coins; 12 silver 1000-yen coins; 2 circulating commemorative 500-yen coins; 20 circulating commemorative 100-yen coins).

Also, these 37 types are divided into 4 times to be issued, and so far the corresponding in first two times have been issued. However, the figures of coins issued in the first three times can be acquired, and the coins in the last one are unknown now.

Here is the website of Ministry of Finance in Japan:
Designs of The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games Commemorative Coin (https://www.mof.go.jp/english/currency/coin/commemorative_coins/20180223en.html)
Designs of The Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 Commemorative Coin (https://www.mof.go.jp/english/currency/coin/commemorative_coins/20181207en.html)
Designs of The Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 Commemorative Coin (https://www.mof.go.jp/english/currency/coin/commemorative_coins/20190618.html)