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The coin commemorates the 200th anniversary of the birth of Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour (1810-1861), a key figure in the Italian unification and founder of the Italian Liberal Party and the political newspaper Il Risorgimento. It features Cavour's portrait, completed by Francesco Hayez in 1864.

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200th anniversary of Cavour's birth

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200th anniversary of Cavour's birth coin

Official Journal

C62 13.03.2010

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