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Italy

2019

Commemorative coin

The 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci

Official Journal of the European Union

The design shows a detail of the painting ‘Dama con l'ermellino’ (Lady with an Ermine) by Leonardo da Vinci (Czartoryski Museum in Krakow). On the left, the inscription ‘Leonardo’, the initials of the author Maria Angela Cassol ‘MAC’ and the logo ‘RI’ acronym of the Italian Republic; on the right, ‘R’, mintmark of the Mint of Rome and the dates ‘1519-2019’, respectively the year of Leonardo’s death and the year of the coin issuance. 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 466/10

Edge lettering

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

Designer

Maria Angela Cassol

Volume of issue

2019
Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato ( Rom )
DateVolumePrice
Circulation coins 14.06.2019Rolls of 25 coins50.0002,00
Circulation coins 12.08.2019Rolls of 25 coins2.923.0002,00
Coincard BU17.05.2019Coincard, contains 2€ CC «The 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci» and a 1€ circulation coin20.000*18,00
Divisional coin set Proof15.11.2019In box, also contains 2€ CC «The 500th anniversary of the death of Leonardo da Vinci» and 5€ silver coin «100° anniversario della morte di Cesare Maccari»2.000*115,00
Box Proof25.01.2019In box5.00020,00
*provisional count