Obverse

Oak sprig.

Oak leaves, used as a symbol for many centuries, have featured on coins in Germany since the Munich Coin Treaty of 1837. This was an agreement between states in southern and central Germany establishing a common currency area.

Engraver: Adolf Jäger

·BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND·
1962

Reverse

Facial value between two rye ears, mintmark above.

D
2
PFENNIG

Edge

2 Pfennig

Non-magnetic
KM# 106 Jaeger# 381 Schön# 104
Characteristics
Material Bronze
Weight 3.25 g
Diameter 19.25 mm
Thickness 1.52 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal
Mints
Bavarian Central Mint (D)
Hamburg Mint (J)
Karlsruhe State Mint (G)
Stuttgart State Mint (F)

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Magnetic

Copper Clad Steel, 2.9 g, ⌀ 19.25 mm