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Coin "750 years since the birth of Dante Alighieri" 2 euro San Marino

    The anniversary coin 2 euro of San Marino is dedicated to the 750th anniversary of the birth of the Italian poet Dante Alighieri. It was released in April 2015 with a circulation of 104,000 coins. Minted at the Italian Mint in Rome.

   On the obverse of the commemorative coin of 2 euro is a profile portrait of Dante Alighieri, taken from Sandro Botticelli's painting "Portrait of Dante." In the center of the coin is vertically inscribed the name of the poet "DANTE" to the right of which are located the years "1265" and "2015" the sign of the mint "R" the initials of the designer of the coin "AM" as well as the name of the country "SAN MARINO." 12 stars of the European Union are placed on the outer ring.

 

2 euro

Outer part - copper-nickel alloy

Inside - nickel brass

8.5 g25.75 mm2.2 mm

 

 

List of commemorative coins of the Euro  San Marino

2004 - Bartolomeo Borghesi

2005 - World Year of Physics

 2006-500 years since the death of H. Columbus

2007 - 200 years since the birth of Giuseppe Garibaldi

2008 - European Year of Intercultural Dialogue

2009 - European Year of Creativity and Innovation

2010 - 500 years since the death of Sandro Botticelli

2011 - 500 years since the birth of Giorgio Vasari

2012 - 10 years of cash circulation Euro

2013 - 500 years since the death of the artist Pinturicchio

2014 - 500 years since the death of Donato Bramante

2014 - 90 years since the death of Giacomo Puccini

2015 - 25th anniversary of the unification of Germany

2016 - 550 years since the death of Donatello

2016 - 400 years since the death of William Shakespeare

2017 - 750 years since the birth of Giotto di Bondone

2017 - International Year of Sustainable Tourism

2018 - 500 years since the birth of Tintoretto

2018 - 420 years since the birth of Giovanni Lorenzo Bernini

2019 - 500 years since the death of Leonardo da Vinci

2019 - 550 years since the death of Filippo Lippi

2020 - 500 years since the death of Raphael

2020 - 250 years since the death of Giovanni Battista Tiepolo

2021 - 450 years since the birth of Caravaggio

2021 - 550 years since the birth of Albrecht Dürer