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Commemorative coin

1950th anniversary of the martyrdom of Saint Peter and Saint Paul

Official Journal of the European Union

The design features Saint Peter and Saint Paul and their symbols, respectively the keys and the sword. At the top is the inscription ‘CITTÀ DEL VATICANO’, in semi-circle. At the bottom, in semi-circle is the inscription ‘1950o DEL MARTIRIO DEI SANTI PIETRO E PAOLO’. At the bottom left is the year of issuance ‘2017’ and at the bottom right is the mint mark ‘R’. Between them is the name of the artist ‘G. TITOTTO’. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2017/C 120/07

Edge lettering

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


Gabriella Titotto

Volume of issue

Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato ( Rom )
Folder BU01.06.201780.00018,00
Philatelic Numismatic Cover BU07.09.20178.00045,00
Folder Proof01.06.201710.00037,00