Description

Engraver: Laura Cretara

Obverse

Female head facing left, with long hair under a turreted cap.

REPVBBLICA ITALIANA
★★ L CRETARA

Reverse

FAO emblem stylized as North Pole of a globe; mintmark (R), value and an olive sprig below.

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger. Serving both developed and developing countries, FAO acts as a neutral forum where all nations meet as equals to negotiate arguments and debate policy.

F A O
FIAT PANIS
1945-1995
R
100
LIRE

Edge

Four segments of reeding with a plain edge in between.

100 Lire

Italia Turrita
KM# 180 Schön# 176
Characteristics
Type Commemorative Issue (Circulating)
Material Cupronickel
Weight 4.53 g
Diameter 22 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape round
Alignment Coin
Mint
Italian State Mint and Polygraphic Institute (R)

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