2018 Collector Coin Issue Programme

2018 Annual Mint Set

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The following coins will be issued as part of the 2018 Coin Programme.

€15 Silver Proof Rory Gallagher Coin

This coin commemorates the 70th anniversary of Rory Gallagher’s birth in 1948 and is part of the new Modern Irish Musicians Series. The coin was launched in September 2018 with an issue limit of 3,000 pieces. This is the first coin in a three year series called ‘Modern Irish Musicians’. To purchase this coin visit www.collectorcoins.ie.

The other coins in this series will be issued in 2019 to honour Phil Lynott and in 2020 to honour Luke Kelly.

2018 Annual Mint Set

This year’s Annual Mint Set is entitled "Irish Myths and Legends" and pays tribute to Ireland’s much-loved and captivating folk tales. The set was launched at the end of April and is limited to an issue of 6,000 pieces. The set will cost €29.

€15 Silver Proof Coin to Mark 100 Years Since Women Won the Right to Vote

This coin will mark the centenary since women were first granted the right to vote in Ireland in 1918. The coin will be launched in November 2018.

€15 Silver Proof Coin to Commemorate Bram Stoker’s Dracula

This coin will commemorate the life of Abraham Stoker, the author of the novel Dracula, which was published in 1897. This coin will be launched the end of October to coincide with Halloween.

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