1 Taka FAO

1 Taka (FAO) -  obverse1 Taka (FAO) -  reverse

© Joseph Kunnappally


Country Bangladesh
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Years 1975-1977
Value 1 Taka
1 BDT = 0.012 USD
Currency Taka (1972-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 5.9 g
Diameter 26 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 9,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 9
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)


The National Emblem of Bangladesh: a water lily bordered on two sides by rice sheaves. Above are a three-leaf clover of tea leaves and four stars representing the four principles of the first constitution of Bangladesh in 1972: nationalism, secularism, socialism, and democracy.


Four stylized human figures (parents with son & daughter) with the slogan (Planned Family- Food for All)

এক ১ টাকা
পরিকল্পিত পরিবার - সবার জন্য খাদ্য

One 1 Taka
Planned Family- Food for All



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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1975  2,000,000 2.17 75% ১৯৭৫
1976  1,000,000 16% ১৯৭৬
1977  1,000,000 21% ১৯৭৭

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