Vatican Sets for 2002, 2003 & 2004

The Vatican 2002, 2003 & 2004 set each contain eight coins depicting Pope John II on the front of each coin. The denominations are 2 dollar, 1 dollar, 50 cents, 20 cents, 10 cents, 5 cents, 2 cents, and 1 cent. The proof set also contains a fine silver medallion depicting the birth of Jesus Christ.

While the Vatican is not an official member pf the European Union, it was granted authority to issue Euro coinage with limited mintages. As with other Euro coinage the Vatican 2002, 2003 & 2004 coins feature a common side & a national side the obverse depicting of Pope John II.

The violence that marred the release of the 2003 set was the latest in a series of aspects involving the Vatican's highly desirable Euro Coinage that come collectors found frustrating and others (who acquired the sets at issue price) found exhilarating anticipated future profits apparently drove many to stand in line in an attempt to purchase sets.

Availability & Pricing
Limited availability. Call (800) 432-1022 and speak to an associate for pricing and more information.

The Vatican 2002

The Vatican 2003

The Vatican 2004