It was coined by the Polygraphic Institute and the Italian State Mint in gold, silver and bronze. Released by the Vatican.
It is sold in a classy white case.
This is the BRONZE MEDAL
Front side - Franciscus Pont Max anno VIII
Flip side: St. Joseph "tu eris super domum meam" from the book of Genesis (41, 40)
Artist: Carmen Testa
Weight: 40 gr.
Size: diameter 44 mm. or 1,73 inch
Medals Issued: 3000
Medals Issued: 3000
OFFICIALLY minted in Italy to celebrate the Pope's year of Papacy
Limited number, limited edition - Pope Francis year VIII
Each exemplar shall be accompanied by a guarantee certificate stamped by the Vatican Secretariat of State and the Italian State Mint.
Each medal is numbered on the edge of the coin with the same number in the certificate of guarantee.
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US / International Orders are shipped by expedited mail which is an Italian express service delivered to you by your National Postal Service. Orders can't be tracked because Italy uses QR-codes for tracking which can't be read by postal scanning machines around the world. After processing and leaving the warehouse in Rome, items usually take between 7 and 14 days to arrive at their final destination in the USA, but sometimes shipping can take longer due to US Customs.
After processing and leaving the warehouse in Rome, items usually take between 7 and 14 days to arrive at their final destination in the USA, but sometimes shipping can take longer due to US Customs.
COVID-19 As you all know it's an eceptional time and delivery time might be extended to 6/8 weeks. Please be patient and while you wait, pray for our postal workers.
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