Italy, 200 Lire 1980

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CATALOG INFORMATION
ID Number: DB04-0114
Category: Modern Coins
Description: Italy, 200 Lire 1980
Country or State: Italy
Year: 1980
Period: Republic (2 June 1946 - present)
Head of State/Ruler:  
Reign:  
Currency: Lira
Face Value: 200 Lire
Subject/Theme: International Women's Year (Series: F.A.O.)
Obverse: Bust facing (Maria Montessori)
Obverse Legend: REPVBBLICA ITALIANA
Obverse Designer: Sergio Giandomenico
Reverse: Seated woman with knee bent and child standing at her back facing right
Reverse Legend: VALORIZZAZIONE DELLA DONNA, Lire 200, FAO
Reverse Designer: Sergio Giandomenico
Edge: Reeded
Note:  
Mint Mark: R (Rome)
Composition: Bronzital (Ba)
Diameter: 24.0 mm
Thickness:  
Weight: 5.000 grams
Mintage: 48,500,000
Krause & Mishler Number: KM# 107
Other Catalog Number: Gigante: 220
State of Conservation: Fine (F)
Rarity:  
   

CATALOG VALUE
Proof (Prf) € -
Brilliant Uncirculated (BU) € -
Mint State/Mint Condition (MS) € 3.00
Uncirculated (Unc) € 2.00
Extremely Fine (XF) € 0.35
Very Fine (VF) € 0.25
Fine (F) € 0.20
Very Good (VG) € -
Good (G) € -
   

HISTORICAL NOTES
Maria Montessori (August 31, 1870 – May 6, 1952) was an Italian physician and educator best known for the philosophy of education that bears her name, and her writing on scientific pedagogy. Her educational method is in use today in some public and private schools throughout the world.