Dante Alighieri 700th Anniversary
The Divine Comedy - Purgatorio
|Year of Issue:||2021|
|Face Value:||5000 francs|
Taking a step back in time, this coin represents one of the most well-known literary works of the 14th-century — the epic poem, Divine Comedy created by the renown Italian writer Dante Alighieri. The poem tells the story of Dante’s journey through three Divine Realms: Inferno, Purgatorio, and Paradiso. As an allegory, the Divine Comedy represents the journey of the soul toward God.