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The inner part of the piece depicts the portrait of the famous Flemish artist Jan van Eyck,
together with his signature and a painter’s palette that also contains the initials LL, referring to the designer of the coin, Mr
Luc Luycx and two paintbrushes. Above this, you can find the name J. van Eyck.
As the Royal Dutch Mint will strike the coins, the mintmark of Utrecht, a mercury staff is located on the bottom together
with the Belgian mint director mintmark, the coat of arms of the municipality Herzele. The country code BE and the year
mark 2020 is located on the right.

Subject of commemoration

Jan van Eyck

Date of issue

second half of 2020

Issuing country


Coin image

Van Eyck

Official Journal

2020/C 150/05

Issuing volume