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Vatican

2016

Commemorative coin

The Holy Year of Mercy

Official Journal of the European Union

The national face features St Martin of Tours sharing his cloak with a poor man. The design is surrounded by the inscriptions ‘GIUBILEO DELLA MISERICORDIA’ at the left and ‘CITTÀ DEL VATICANO’ at the right, both in semi-circle. At the right there is as well the year of issuance ‘2016’ and at the bottom the mint mark ‘R’ and the name of the artist ‘M. CRISCIOTTI’. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2016/C 146/10

Edge lettering

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

Designer

Mariangela Crisciotti

Volume of issue

2016
Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato ( Rom )
DateVolumePrice
Folder BU13.10.201680.00018,00
Philatelic Numismatic Cover BU06.12.20168.00045,00
Folder Proof13.10.201610.00037,00