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The VIII World Meeting of Families


The design depicts two families encircling the entire Earth. At the top, is the year of issuance "2015". On the left side, is the name of the artist "C. Principe". The mint mark R appears on the arm of one family member on the right. The design is surrounded by the inscription "VIII INCONTRO MONDIALE DELLE FAMIGLIE" (The VIII World Meeting of Families). " CITTA' DEL VATICANO" is written in a semi-circle, from left to right at the bottom of the coin. The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.

Subject of commemoration

The VIII World Meeting of Families

Date of issue


Issuing country

Vatican City

Coin image

The VIII World Meeting of Families coin

Official Journal

2015/C 255/02

Issuing volume