Italy Euro Coins 2013 "200th Anniversary since the Birth of Giuseppe Verdi" €2 Commemorative Coin

Italy Euro Coins - According to the Forum Munthunter.nl, Italy this year will issue two editions of the 2 euro commemorative coins, the first coin will be dedicated to the "700 Years since the Birth of Giovanni Boccaccio" as was announced earlier. This coin was also confirmed in the catalog issued for the World Money Fair.

 

The second coin will be dedicated to "200th years since the birth of Giuseppe Verdi". He was an Italian Romantic composer, mainly of opera. Some of his themes have long since taken root in popular culture – such as "La donna è mobile" from Rigoletto, "Va, pensiero" (The Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) from Nabucco, "Libiamo ne' lieti calici" (The Drinking Song) from La traviata and the "Grand March" from Aida.

31 January 2013 - Image of the coin thanks to Munthunter.nl

 

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Comment by Pabitra Saha on April 12, 2013 at 6:21

The coin has been minted

Comment by Daniele on March 1, 2013 at 22:32

5th March?

Comment by euroHOBBY on March 1, 2013 at 20:11

mintage volume 10,000,000

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http://www.munthunter.nl/portal.php

Comment by euroHOBBY on January 31, 2013 at 16:11

nice coin - these faces coins look almost like a series!

Comment by euroHOBBY on January 31, 2013 at 15:57

euromunter - thanks for the image!!

Comment by euromunter on January 31, 2013 at 14:50

Comment by Daniele on January 25, 2013 at 21:43

yes sure! But do you think they will issue another coin after 12 years only?

Comment by euroHOBBY on January 25, 2013 at 16:11

i am not surprised - he is a great personality

Comment by Daniele on January 25, 2013 at 15:03

in 2001 Italy issued the same coin dedicated to his death...

Comment by euroHOBBY on January 25, 2013 at 15:02

nice that Italy is going to use a 2 euro coin to commemorate this big personality in the European History


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