50 Lire

50 Lire -  obverse50 Lire -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Italy
Period Republic (1946-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1996-2001
Value 50 Lire (50 ITL)
Currency Lira (1861-2001)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 4.5 g
Diameter 19.2 mm
Thickness 1.92 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 02-28-2002
Number N# 2992
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 183
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Female head with towered crown facing left, hair swathed in fabric. One star below neck cut with name of the author on the right

Lettering:
REPVBBLICA ITALIANA
L CRETARA

Translation:
Italian Republic
L. Cretara

Engraver: Laura Cretara

Laura Cretara (Rome, December 28, 1939) is an Italian medallist and engraver.

Reverse

Inside a large circle the value with big numbered fraction with the date above. In the outer ring a series of elements previously used in other coins of Italian Republic: from the mintmark clockwise: a bunch of grapes (5 lire km#89), a laurel branch (100 Lire km#96) an oak branch (20 Lire km#97), a cornucopia (1 Lira km#91) and a toothed wheel (200 Lire km# 105)

Lettering:
1998
R
50
LIRE

Engraver: Laura Cretara

Laura Cretara (Rome, December 28, 1939) is an Italian medallist and engraver.

Edge

Plain

50 Lire -  obverse

© Cyrillius

Mint

R Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato, Rome, Italy (1911-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1996 R 110 000 000 $ 0.07 $ 0.23 $ 0.32 $ 0.23 $ 0.31 $ 0.34 85%
1996 R 8 000 1.0% Proof - In Proof Sets only
1997 R 10 000 000 $ 0.11 $ 0.32 $ 0.57 13%
1997 R 8 440 0.3% Proof - In Proof Sets only
1998 R 10 000 000 $ 0.34 $ 0.40 $ 0.68 13%
1998 R 9 000 0.5% Proof - In Proof Sets only
1999 R 55 000 000 $ 0.11 $ 0.34 $ 0.40 $ 0.57 22%
1999 R 8 500 0.5% Proof - In Proof Sets only
2000 R 61 400 $ 5.66 1.7% BU - In BU Sets only
2000 R 8 960 0.2% Proof - In Proof Sets only
2001 R 100 000 $ 9.06 3% BU - In BU Sets only
2001 R 10 000 0.5% Proof - In Proof Sets only

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