Head of State, Pope Francis
The 2-euro coin show a portrait of the new Head of State Pope Francis slightly turned to the left.
The words “CITTA DEL VATICANO” at the top, in semi-circle.
The year of issuance “2014” and the mintmark “R” at the right.
The coin’s outer ring depicts the 12 stars of the European flag.
The edge-lettering of the 2-euro coin is: 2 *, repeated six times, alternately upright and inverted.’