The Euro was heralded as one of the greatest achievements in modern monetary policy when it was first issued in 2002. In recent years it has been plagued by financial trouble so it’s future is uncertain. Many nations that were slated to join the Euro Union are having second thoughts, though it’s anyone’s guess whether they will commit to the Euro or not.
The No Euro coin set represents three such nations England, Sweden and Denmark. This collectible coin set offers offer non-Euro coins from European nations that are not yet part of the Euro Zone. They mark and interesting and turbulent time in European history. These nations are now having serious doubts about the Euro, but will they overcome them for unity’s sake? Only time will tell. Either way these coins mark this fascinating transition period and my very well go out of circulation soon.
For a collector of coins the Euro marks one of the most complex and rich events in recent history. It ushered in a whole new set of currency while marking the end of some of oldest monetary units in the world. It is a noble experiment that we are watching unfold before our very eyes. Pay homage to it with a coin set.