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San Marino

2018

Commemorative coin

500th anniversary of the birth of Tintoretto

Official Journal of the European Union

The centre of the coin depicts a detail from Tintoretto’s painting ‘The Visitation’ (the embrace between the Virgin Mary and Elizabeth), and the dates ‘1518-2018’; at the edge: ‘SAN MARINO’ written above, and ‘Tintoretto’ below; on the left are the initials of the artist Luciana de Simoni ‘LDS’ and the letter ‘R’ identifying the Mint of Rome. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2018, Official Journal of the European Union, 2018/C 133/03

Edge lettering

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

Designer

Luciana De Simoni

Volume of issue

2018
Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato ( Rom )
DateVolumePrice
Circulation coins 05.04.20185002,00
Folder BU05.04.201860.00016,00
Divisional coin set Proof---.---.2018also contains 2€ CC «420th anniversary of the birth of Gian Lorenzo Bernini» and 2€ CC «500th anniversary of the birth of Tintoretto»137,00