2 € commemorative piece Portugal 2013 commemorating The 250th anniversary of the Tour des Clercs, classified as a national monument and considered an emblematic building of baroque style in Portugal
The inner part of the room shows the tower of the Clerks in a perspective view, and on the background is a representation of the city of Porto view of the river.
On the top the inscription 250 ANOS TORRE DOS CLÉRIGOS 2013, and on the right the name of the country and the archery of Portugal.
On the left, the workshop mark "INCM" and the name of the designer "Hugo Maciel" are indicated along the lower edge of the room.
A landmark in the city of Porto, the construction began on the tower of the Clerks, designed by Tuscan architect Nicolau Nasoni following a request made by the Irmandade Clercs Pobres (Fraternity of the poor clerics), in 1754. The result was an imposing work that was completed in 1763, with 240 steps, 6 levels and a height of 75 meters.
Emission volume: 500,000 copies