New 2 Euro commemorative coin: 200th birth anniversary of Giuseppe Verdi

The Bank of Italy issued today a new 2 Euro commemorative coin celebrating the 200th birth anniversary of Giuseppe Verdi.

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Giuseppe Verdi was an Italian Romantic composer primarily known for his operas like ‘La Traviata’, ‘Nabucco’, ‘Falstaff’.

Coin technical details:

Mintage: 10,000,000
Diameter: 25.75 mm
Thickness: 2.20 mm
Weight: 8.4000 g
Material: Bi-metallic Copper-Nickel and Nickel-Brass
Mint: Italy – Rome (R)
Edge Type: reeded with inscription


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