PONTIFICATE OF BENEDICT XVI VATICAN COIN CARD - N. 3

PONTIFICATE OF BENEDICT XVI EURO COINS PROOF VERSION - YEAR 2012  

The Numismatic Office of the Vatican City presents the new coin set in proof version. The set, which is composed by 8 coins (2 and 1 Euro, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2, 1 Eurocent), bears the date "2012". The reverse side is common to all countries, while the obverse shows His Holiness Benedict XVI, Sovereign of Vatican City State, the text "CITTÀ DEL VATICANO" and twelve stars. Absolute novelty for the Proof version coin set that will be introduced in two different versions, one with a 20 euro silver coin and the other one with a 50 euro gold coin, both celebrative of the Decennial of the Vatican Euro.