Schön-277, KM-3082 Country Austria Years 2002-2018 Value 1 Euro Cent Metal Copper plated Steel Weight 2.3 g Diameter 16.25 mm
Obverse A gentian, symbolising a duty to the environment, is encircled by the facial value, heraldic hatchings representing the Austrian flag. Around 12 five-pointed stars representing the European Union. Lettering: EIN EURO CENT 2008 Engraver: Josef Kaiser Reverse A globe, next to the facial value, shows Europe in relation to Africa and Asia. Lettering: 1 EURO CENT LL Engraver: Luc Luycx Luc Luycx is the designer of the common side of the euro coins. Luycx is a computer engineer, and medallist living in Dendermonde, Belgium, and has worked for the Royal Belgian Mint for 15 years. He designed the euro coins in 1996.