The 75th anniversary of the Queen Elisabeth Competition
The inner part of the coin depicts the emblem of the Queen Elisabeth Competition superimposed on the effigy of Queen Elisabeth, looking to the left, flanked on the left and right respectively by the mark of the mint master and the mark of the Brussels mint, a helmeted profile of the Archangel Michael.
The years 1937-2012 are inscribed above the effigy, and the words ‘QUEEN ELISABETH COMPETITION’ below it.
The nationality ‘BE’ is indicated to the right of the portrait of the Queen.
The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.