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Coin "60 years of the Declaration of Human Rights" 2 euro Italy

    Italy's commemorative coin "60 years of the Declaration of Human Rights" with a face value of 2 euro was issued in 2008 with a circulation of 5 million coins.

   The obverse of the commemorative coin depicts the image of a man and a woman with an olive branch, a corn cob, a toothed wheel and barbed wire, which symbolize the right to peace, food, work and freedom, respectively. In the center of the coin is the designation "RI" (Repubblica Italiana), under which is the inscription "DIRITTI UMANI" (it. Human rights). Also on the coin is the year of minting, the sign of the Italian mint "R" and the signature of the engraver "MCC" (Maria Carmela Colaneri).

 

2 euro

Outer part - copper-nickel alloy

Inside - nickel brass

8.5 g25.75 mm2.2 mm

 

 

List of Italian euro commemorative coins

 2004-50 years of the World Food Programme

2005 - Anniversary of the adoption of the European Constitution

2006 - 20th Winter Olympic Games in Turin

2007 - Roman Treaty Series

2009 - Series "10 Years of the Economic and Monetary Union"

2009 - 200 years since the birth of Louis Braille

2010 - 200 years since the birth of Camillo Cavour

2011 - 150th anniversary of Risorgimento

2012 - Series "10 years of cash circulation Euro"

2012 - 100 years since the death of Giovanni Pascoli

2013 - 700 years since the birth of Giovanni Boccaccio

2013 - 200 years since the birth of Giuseppe Verdi

2014 - 200 years of Italian carabinieri

2014 - 450 years since the birth of Galileo Galileo

2015 - Expo 2015 in Milan

2015 - 750 years since the birth of Dante Alighieri

2015 - Series "30 Years to the Flag of Europe"

2016 - 550 years since the death of Donatello

2016 - 2200 years since the death of Titus Mactius Plavt

2017 - 400th anniversary of the completion of St. Mark's Cathedral in Venice

2017 - 2000 years since the death of Titus Libya

2018 - 70 years of the Italian Constitution

2018 - 60th anniversary of the Italian Ministry of Health

2019 - 500 years since the death of Leonardo da Vinci

2020 - 80 years of the National Fire Corps of Italy

2020 - 150 years since the birth of Maria Montessori

2021 - 150 years since the proclamation of Rome as the capital of Italy

2021 - Doctors