Struck in 1997 by I.P.Z.S. 7,000 pieces made.
Created by the artist Laura Cretara, it has twenty sides which represent the centuries, from the birth of Christ to 2000.
Obverse: the hands represent the millenniums and protect the star, in the centre of a constellation.
Reverse: the world, with the words "2000 - III Millennio", radiating from which are two bands: at the top "The Infinitely Great", represented by a star as a symbol of the Universe. At the bottom, "The Infinitely Small", represented by a DNA helix. Around, there are 5 doves joined together at the wings, as a sign of Peace between populations.
Original case, certificate of guarantee/authenticity and gemmological analysis.
Diameter: 35 mm.
Weight: 31.1 g.
Diamond cut: brilliant.
Colour grade: 'G' (extra white), carat weight: 0.15.
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- Medaglia "Millennium"
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