Italy 1-LIRA (KM77a)
Italy 1-LIRA (KM77a)

Italy 1-LIRA (KM77a) Eagle

The republican eagle is clutching a fasces, which is a bundle of birch rods tied together as a cylinder around an ax. The term fascism descends from this term, and in fact the symbol on this coin was widely used in Fascist Italy.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 26.7 mm
  • Composition: Steel
  • CAT#: KM77a

Obverse Legend

VITTORIO EMANUELE III RE E IMP

Reverse Legend

ITALIA L 1

All coin images in Daniel's Coin Zoo are from my personal collection. I collect, research, and personally photograph every coin displayed on this site. PLEASE do not take my images without permission.

If you would like to use any coin image you see, just ask meThank you.