1 cent: The Castel del Monte appears on this coin.
2 cent: This coin shows the Mole Antonelliana, a tower designed in 1863 by Alessandro Antonelli.
5 cent: This design features the Flavius amphitheatre, which Emperor Vespasian began building around 75 AD and Emperor Titus inaugurated in 80 AD.
10 cent: This coin commemorates one of the greatest triumphs in Italian art. It shows one of the most famous works in the world, the "Birth of Venus" by Sandro Botticelli.
20 cent: Portrayed on this coin is a sculpture by Umberto Boccioni, leader of the Italian futurist school.
50 cent: The statue of Emperor Marcus Aurelius on horseback is the main feature on this coin.
€1: This coin shows the famous drawing by Leonardo da Vinci, displayed in the gallery of the Academy in Venice, illustrating the ideal proportions of the human body.
€2: Depicted on this coin is a portrait drawn by Raphaël of Dante Alighieri, housed in the Pope Julius II Wing of the Vatican City Palace. Edge lettering of the €2 coin: 2*, repeated six times, alternately upright and inverted.