Details relating to the German Commemorative of 2022.
Issue Date: 25.01.2022
Number Minted: 30,000,00
(Note: German coins differ from those of the other Eurozone countries in that they are minted in five different locations and there are different mint marks that can appear on German coins.)
Mint location and corresponding Mint mark :
Berlin - A
Munich - D
Stuttgart - F
Karlsruhe - G
Hamburg - J
This is the 16th and last in the German series representing the diffeent provinces (Länder) in Germany. In 2023 a new series representing the provinces will be started.
The province featured in 2022 is Thüringen and Thürigen is represented by Wartburg castle.
Wartburg castle is situated in the west of Thüringen and overlooks the town of Eisenach. It was the first German castle to be included in the UNESCO World Heritage List and is where Luther translated the bible into German.
The motif of the coin is a view of the castle as seen from the town of Eisenach
On the edge of the inner circle at six o'clock the name THÜRINGEN is seen and immediately beneath it is the country designation "D" (for Deutschland).
At two o'clock is the mint mark "A" and at ten o'clockthe year of issue.
The designer's sign is shown at ca. four o'clock.