Treviso: Cattedrale di San Pietro – Papal Coins

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On display in the museum of Cattedrale di San Pietro are coins commemorating a visit made by Joannes Paulus II (Pope John Paul II) to the Veneto region in June 1985. The above coin depicts Pope John Paul II wearing a mitre and pastoral pallium and commemorates his visit to Basil. S Marco on 16th June.

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The above coin depicts Cattedrale di San Pietro, Basilica Sancti Petri above the birth place of Pope Saint Pius X and commemorates the Pope’s visit to Riese, in the provence of Treviso, on 15th June.

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The above coin depicts a bust of the Pope and commemorates his visit to Venice on 16th June 1985.

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