Vatican 2€ commemorative coin 2020 - 500th Anniversary of the death of Raphael Sanzio

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Feature: 500th Anniversary of the death of Raphael Sanzio

Description: The design features a portrait of Raphael and two angels. At the right, in semi-circle, is the inscription ‘RAFFAELLO SANZIO’. Above the image of the two angels are the years ‘1520’ and ‘2020’ and underneath it is the name of the issuing country ‘CITTA’ DEL VATICANO’. At the bottom is the mintmark ‘R’ and the artist’s name ‘D. LONGO’. The coin’s outer ring bears the 12 stars of the European flag.

Issuing volume: 101 000 coins

Issuing date: October 2020
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