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Commemorative coin

50th Anniversary of the death of Padre Pio

Official Journal of the European Union

The design features the right profile of a portrait of Padre Pio. At the top, from left to right, in semi-circle is the inscription of the issuing country ‘CITTÀ DEL VATICANO’. At the bottom is the inscription ‘Padre Pio’ and at its right the mint mark ‘R’. At the left hand of the design is the year ‘1968’ and at the right is the year of issuance ‘2018’. At the bottom left is the name of the artist ‘P.DANIELE’. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag

© European Union, 1998-2019, Official Journal of the European Union, 2018/C 400/07

Edge lettering

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


Patrizio Daniele

Volume of issue

Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato ( Rom )
Folder BU04.10.201876.00018,00
Philatelic Numismatic Cover BU04.12.20188.00046,00
Folder Proof04.10.201810.00037,00