2018 – Monaco – 2€ PROOF “François-Joseph Bosio”

2018 – Monaco – 2€ PROOF “François-Joseph Bosio”

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2 euro coin dedicated to the birth of François-Joseph Bosio, PROOF.

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2 euro coin dedicated to the birth of François-Joseph Bosio, PROOF.
François Joseph Bosio was a French sculptor who gained much fame in the first quarter of the nineteenth century for the works commissioned by Napoleon and the government of restoration.
He made a series of portraits, very conventional, monuments, bas-reliefs and numerous statues of mythological subjects.
The coin depicts an original marble sculpture of the Ninfa Salmacis and was built by Bosio in 1826 and kept in the Louvre Museum.

Additional information

Year

Diameter mm

25,75

Composition

Cu-Ni

Weight gr.

8,50

Quality

Proof

Mintage

16.000

Face Value

2 euro