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Commemorative coin

XX Olympic Winter Games - Turin

Official Journal of the European Union

The foreground shows a skier racing, against a background of stylised graphic elements: the monogram of the Italian Republic ‘RI’ at the top left, below it the letter ‘R’ and an image of Turin's landmark Mole Antonelliana building with the inscription ‘TORINO’ below; the words ‘GIOCHI INVERNALI’ at the top right; to the right of the skier, the year of issue, 2006, written vertically, and the initials of the designer, Maria Carmela Colaneri, MCC. The twelve stars of the European Union encircle the design.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2006/C 33/05

Edge lettering

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


Maria Carmela Colaneri

Volume of issue

Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato ( Rom )
Circulation coins 10.02.2006Rolls of 40 coins40.000.0002,00