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Tintoretto on € 2 coin - The Republic of San Marino

27/03/2018 - 10:03
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The Republic of San Marino to celebrate the birth of Tintoretto with a commemorative coin

The Republic of San Marino will celebrate the 500th anniversary of the birth of the Renaissance artist Tintoretto with a commemorative coin. The obverse of the coin will have a detail of Tintoretto's painting Visitation, showing the embrace between the Virgin Mary and Elizabeth, from the Scuola di San Rocco, with the 12 stars of the European flag are on the outer ring.  The map of the European Union is on the common reverse side.

The commemorative coin for Tintoretto's anniversary is to be issued on 5th April 2018.


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