PONTIFICATE OF POPE FRANCIS YEAR 2014 - 10 EURO GOLD COIN

PONTIFICATE OF POPE FRANCIS YEAR 2014 - 10 EURO GOLD COIN  

TECHNICAL DATA

Nominal value: 10 Euro
Gold title: Au 917/1000
Diameter: 13.85 mm
Legal Weight: 3 g
Outer rim: scallop shasped
Version: Proof
Sculptor: Maria Grazia Urbani
Engraver: Maria Grazia Urbani
Mintage: 4,000 coins
Mint: IPZS (Italy)
Price: 195.00 Euro

Baptism

The Philatelic and Numismatic Office will dedicate its 10 euro gold commemorative coin issue to Baptism, the Sacrament of entrance into the Church. Pouring water on the head or full immersion, as taught in the Gospel, generates a new life free from original sin through the work of the Holy Spirit.