50 Lire large type

50 Lire (large type) -  obverse50 Lire (large type) -  reverse

Obverse © @Numista - Reverse © Harrybo

Features

Issuer Italy
Period Republic (1946-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1954-1989
Value 50 Lire (50 ITL)
Currency Lira (1861-2001)
Composition Acmonital
Weight 6.25 g
Diameter 24.8 mm
Thickness 1.95 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 28 February 2002
Number N# 724
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# 95.1,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 95
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Woman head with oak wreath in hair facing right. Designer and engraver signatures below.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
REPVBBLICA·ITALIANA·
ROMAGNOLI
GIAMPAOLI-INC.

Translation: Republic of Italy

Engraver: Giuseppe Romagnoli

Giuseppe Romagnoli (1872, December 14 - Rome, 1966) was an Italian medalist and sculptor.

Designer: Pietro Giampaoli

Reverse

Representation of the god Vulcan beating iron on an anvil. On the right the value L.50 (50 lire, where L. is abbreviation for lire) with the mint sign underneath; on the left the date.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
1981
L.50
R

Engraver: Giuseppe Romagnoli

Giuseppe Romagnoli (1872, December 14 - Rome, 1966) was an Italian medalist and sculptor.

Designer: Pietro Giampaoli

Edge

Reeded

50 Lire (large type) -  obverse

© Italiancoincollector

Mint

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

Comments



Varieties for 1975 and 1980:




Small (1954) and big (1986) design of Vulcan.

intenns

1987


1988

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1954 R 17 600 000 $ 0.06 $ 0.22 $ 0.22 $ 0.78 $ 0.78 $ 0.88 $ 6.34 14%
1955 R 70 500 000 $ 0.09 $ 0.11 $ 0.21 $ 0.37 $ 0.44 $ 8.52 $ 8.52 27%
1956 R 69 400 000 $ 0.07 $ 0.13 $ 0.26 $ 0.53 $ 1.06 $ 1.06 $ 6.10 27%
1957 R 8 925 000 $ 0.66 $ 0.90 $ 0.90 8% uncommon
1958 R 825 000 $ 13 $ 13 $ 13 1.8% rare
1959 R 8 800 000 $ 0.11 $ 0.46 $ 0.46 $ 0.62 $ 14 $ 14 8% bold & fine date; see comments
1960 R 2 025 000 $ 3.14 $ 3.14 $ 3.14 $ 3.14 3% rare
1961 R 11 100 000 $ 0.32 $ 0.53 $ 0.53 $ 5.28 9%
1962 R 17 700 000 $ 0.21 $ 0.27 $ 0.77 $ 21 12%
1963 R 31 600 000 $ 0.06 $ 0.11 $ 0.16 $ 0.18 $ 0.27 $ 0.30 $ 1.06 16%
1964 R 37 900 000 $ 0.06 $ 0.09 $ 0.11 $ 0.35 $ 0.35 $ 0.35 $ 1.87 18%
1965 R 25 300 000 $ 0.02 $ 0.11 $ 0.28 $ 0.28 $ 0.28 $ 1.78 14%
1966 R 27 400 000 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.32 $ 0.32 $ 0.32 $ 1.74 14%
1967 R 28 000 000 $ 0.05 $ 0.05 $ 0.13 $ 0.32 $ 0.37 $ 0.46 $ 14 14%
1968 R 17 800 000 $ 0.17 $ 0.17 $ 0.26 $ 0.32 $ 0.48 $ 1.06 10%
1969 R 23 010 000 $ 0.06 $ 0.10 $ 0.21 $ 0.32 $ 0.40 $ 0.73 $ 1.00 12%
1970 R 21 411 000 $ 0.06 $ 0.06 $ 0.16 $ 0.26 $ 0.44 $ 0.44 $ 1.06 12%
1971 R 32 400 000 $ 0.06 $ 0.09 $ 0.11 $ 0.28 $ 0.28 $ 0.28 $ 2.11 14%
1972 R 39 000 000 $ 0.07 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.22 $ 0.33 $ 1.25 15%
1973 R 48 700 000 $ 0.05 $ 0.11 $ 0.14 $ 0.18 $ 0.36 $ 1.44 17%
1974 R 63 300 000 $ 0.11 $ 0.16 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 1.06 19%
1975 R $ 0.11 $ 0.11 $ 0.38 4% curved "7"
1975 R 86 900 000 $ 0.05 $ 0.08 $ 0.10 $ 0.16 $ 0.18 $ 0.34 $ 1.06 20% straight "7"
1976 R 180 600 000 $ 0.06 $ 0.06 $ 0.14 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.26 $ 0.31 31%
1977 R 293 800 000 $ 0.06 $ 0.14 $ 0.16 $ 0.16 $ 0.22 $ 0.24 $ 0.73 39%
1978 R 416 808 000 $ 0.12 $ 0.14 $ 0.15 $ 0.20 $ 0.21 $ 0.30 $ 0.49 44%
1979 R 315 000 000 $ 0.18 $ 0.18 $ 0.18 $ 0.19 $ 0.21 $ 0.23 $ 0.36 39%
1980 R 94 800 000 $ 0.05 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.56 $ 0.72 19%
1980 R $ 0.32 $ 1.06 2% small "0" in date
1981 R 140 000 000 $ 0.05 $ 0.07 $ 0.14 $ 0.16 $ 0.21 $ 0.35 $ 0.53 24%
1982 R 54 500 000 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.53 14%
1983 R 20 000 000 $ 0.26 $ 0.26 $ 0.26 $ 0.26 $ 1.06 7%
1984 R 10 000 000 $ 0.30 $ 0.30 $ 0.35 $ 0.53 5%
1985 R 10 000 000 $ 0.12 $ 0.23 $ 0.23 $ 0.37 $ 0.63 5%
1985 R 20 345 0.17% Proof - In Proof sets only
1986 R 15 000 000 $ 0.25 $ 0.25 $ 0.25 $ 0.73 6%
1986 R 17 500 0.19% Proof - In Proof sets only
1987 R 14 700 000 $ 0.28 $ 0.28 $ 0.46 $ 2.11 5%
1987 R 10 000 0.15% Proof - In Proof sets only
1988 R 20 000 000 $ 0.19 $ 0.19 $ 0.19 $ 0.19 $ 0.79 6% "88" in date big
1988 R 0.3% "88" in date small
1988 R 9 000 0.2% Proof - In Proof sets only
1989 R 26 500 000 $ 0.21 $ 0.30 $ 0.30 $ 0.37 $ 0.73 8%
1989 R 9 200 0.3% Proof - In Proof sets only

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