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20 centesimi: CM.498-2016

Object information

Awaiting location update


Ruler: Pope Pius XI (1922-39)
Mint: Papal Mint



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (2016-11-21) by Buttrey, T.V., Prof.


Production date: AD 1936

Components of the work

Object composed of cupro-nickel Diameter 21.7 mm Weight 4.02 g

Inscription or legends present

Inscription present: Nimbate head of Saint Peter, left.

  • Text: STATO DELLA CITTA' DEL VATICANO. C 20 in left field.
  • Location: Obverse
  • Type: Design

Inscription present: Papal arms.

  • Location: Reverse
  • Type: Design

References and bibliographic entries

Identification numbers

Accession number: CM.498-2016
Primary reference Number: 243059
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Audit data

Created: Monday 17 August 2020 Updated: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Last processed: Friday 6 August 2021

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: CAMFZ
Associated department: Coins and Medals

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