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Italy

2013

Commemorative coin

700th anniversary of the birth of Giovanni Boccaccio

Official Journal of the European Union

The design shows the head of Giovanni BOCCACCIO in three quarter view facing right, drawn from the fresco by Andrea del Castagno, around 1450 ca. (Florence, Galleria degli Uffizi); around, on the bottom, BOCCACCIO 1313 2013; on the right, superimposed letters R (monogram of the Mint of Rome)/RI (monogram of Italian Republic)/m (monogram of the Author Mauri). The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2017, Official Journal of the European Union, 2013/C 266/02

Edge lettering

« 2 ★ » repeated six times, alternately upright and inverted

Designer

Roberto Mauri

Volume of issue

2013
Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato ( Rom )
DateVolumePrice
Circulation coins 18.11.2013Rolls of 25 coins9.988.0002,00
Folder BU25.07.201312.00012,50