Basilica Sancti Petri


This coin is part of series Sacred Art



The Papal Basilica of Saint Peter (Latin: Basilica Sancti Petri), officially known in Italian as Basilica Papale di San Pietro in Vaticano and commonly known as St. Peter's Basilica, is a Late Renaissance church located within the Vatican City. St. Peter's Basilica has the largest interior of any Christian church in the world. It is regarded as one of the holiest Catholic sites. It has been described as "holding a unique position in the Christian world" and as "the greatest of all churches of Christendom". St. Peter's is famous as a place of pilgrimage, for its liturgical functions and for its historical associations. It is associated with the papacy, with the Counter-reformation and with numerous artists, most significantly Michelangelo. As a work of architecture, it is regarded as the greatest building of its age.


Key Selling Points:
Including a real miniature of the glass
Antique finish combined with a color window
Very limited mintage

Specifications
Art.-No PW1106 Metal Silver
Country Palau Fineness .925
Year 2011 Weight 50 gram
Face Value 10 Dollars Diameter 42x42 mm
Quality Antique Mintage 999 pcs
Special Features Including window, with antique finish
Scope of Delivery Capsule, box and certificate
Availability Issued

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Optional 3-coin box    

 
   

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