The design features Saint Peter and Saint Paul and their symbols, respectively the keys and the sword. At the top is the inscription "CITTÀ DEL VATICANO", in semi-circle. At the bottom, in semi-circle is the inscription "1950o DEL MARTIRIO DEI SANTI PIETRO E PAOLO". At the bottom left is the year of issuance "2017" and at the bottom right is the mint mark "R". Between them is the name of the artist "G. TITOTTO".
The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.
Subject of commemoration
1950th anniversary of the martyrdom of Saint Peter and Saint Paul
Date of issue