2 euro: 200th anniversary of birth of Camillo Benso

Series: Italy: Commemorative 2 euro coins


The coin commemorates the 200th anniversary of the birth of Camillo Benso, Count of Cavour (1810-1861), a key figure in Italian unification and early Italian liberalism, and the founder of the political newspaper "Il Risorgimento". It features a portrait of Cavour based on a painting by Francesco Hayez from 1864.
2 euro 200th anniversary of birth of Camillo Benso - 2010 - Series: Commemorative 2 euro coins - Italy