The design shows the head of Giovanni BOCCACCIO in three quarter view facing right, drawn from the
fresco by Andrea del…
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A special coin to commemorate the grandfather of a whole nation. F. E. Sillanpää was a master of style who brought deep insights about the relationship between people and nature into Finnish literature.
He was awarded the Nobel prize in 1939 based in particular on the works Meek Heritage and The Maid Silja. This masterful author gained even more…Continue
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The designs of the new Dutch series of euro coins have just been revealed. The designer is the Dutch photographer Erwin Olaf. The…Continue
The €2 commemorative coin from Malta, the third in series of five will be officially out on the 28th October - however, dealers were asked to pick up the rolls some days before this date.
The Vatican, on the 15th October has released the €2 commemorative coin "28th World Youth Day".
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Today, the Dutch mint has revealed the design of the second €2 commemorative coin that will be released by the Netherlands for this year. The coin commemorates the 200 years of the Dutch kingdom - it makes part of a series of coins. This coin is already available for sale from the mint's website and 3,500,000 coins will be minted.
(c) Ioannis Roussos
(c) First 2 Images thanks to Member mie12345
On the 10th September the Vatican will issue the first coin featuring Pope Francis. On 13 March 2013 at 19:06 white smoke rose from the chimney placed atop the Sistine Chapel where the Cardinal electors were meeting. Cardinal Tauran announced in Latin "Habemus Papam" and a short while later the 266th Successor of Peter, Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina, appeared at the…Continue
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It seems that Andorra has slightly altered the common design depicted on the 10c, 20c and 50c. Without any…Continue