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Commemorative coin

The VIII World Meeting of Families

Official Journal of the European Union

The design depicts two families which ideally embrace the whole Earth. At the top, the year of issuance ‘2015’. At the left side, the name of the artist ‘C. Principe’. The mint mark R appears on the arm of one family member at the right. The design is surrounded by the inscription ‘VIII INCONTRO MONDIALE DELLE FAMIGLIE’ (The VIII World Meeting of Families), from the left to the right in semi-circle and ‘CITTA' DEL VATICANO’ at the bottom. The coin's outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2018, Official Journal of the European Union, 2015/C 255/02

Edge lettering

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


C. Principe

Volume of issue

Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato ( Rom )
Folder BU06.10.201594.00018,00
Philatelic Numismatic Cover BU03.12.20158.00045,00
Folder Proof06.10.201512.00037,00