The first coin I pulled was a repeat of the Vichy French 1 franc from 1943 that was featured on March 27th. then I pull this new one.
Italy, 100 lire, 1979 (FAO) (KM #106)
This coin was only minted for one year, to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the FAO, an international food aid agency. (Another FAO coin from Trinidad & Tobago was featured on February 20th.) The mintage of this coin is 78,340,000, and it is struck in handsome stainless steel.
Metal Stainless Steel
Weight 8 g
Diameter 27.8 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Engraver Giandomenico (obverse)