Show off what you know about the Renaissance with this new world currency set featuring two silver & one bi-metallic coin, plus a bank note celebrating the period’s four most influential men:
- Christopher Columbus – 1958-2001 Italy Silver 500 Lire depicts the fleet of the navigator whose four transatlantic voyages opened the Western Hemisphere to more European exploration. Uncirculated
- Michelangelo – 1975 Italy Silver 500 Lire depicts the sculptor, painter, architect and poet who influenced the development of Western art. Circulated
- Leonardo da Vinci – 2002 Italy 1 Euro depicts “Vitruvian Man” by painter, draftsman, sculptor, architect and engineer whose scientific inquiries and mechanical inventiveness were centuries ahead of their time. Uncirculated
- Nicolaus Copernicus – 1982 Poland 1000 Zlotych Note depicts astronomer who first proposed the planets orbited the Sun and that Earth also turned twice a day on its own axis. Uncirculated
The Renaissance marked an intense period of cultural, artistic, political and economic revival following the Middle Ages. Honor this historic “rebirth” by ordering your world currency set today and SAVE off individual prices!
- Product Type: Sets
- Year: Mixed Years