As an island nation, Ireland has a long maritime history. The seas have provided a source of food and security while encouraging a long tradition of skilled sailors. The 2014 Uncirculated Euro Coin Set pays tribute to Ireland’s proud maritime heritage. Each of the coins in the 2014 Uncirculated Euro Coin Set are a higher quality than the coins in your pocket and this set includes all of the Irish coin denominations that will circulate in 2014. The 2014 Euro coins are sealed within the wallet for protection ensuring that this Euro Coin Set will remain a keepsake long into the future. The presentation wallet and outer slipcase are beautifully illustrated and celebrate the scientific work of the Maritime Institute. This is a perfect memento of Irish coins in 2014 and ideal as a gift for young collectors or for overseas friends and family.