Obverse: 1 PIASTRE 1955 * REPUBLIQUE LIBANAISE * - Hole in the center is surrounded with a wreath of leaves. Mint Mark is to the left of the date. Beaded circle around the rim.
Reverse: Denomination and Date are written in Arabic, as well as the writing around the rim. Hole in the center is surrounded with a wreath of leaves. Beaded circle around the rim.
Mint Mark: Cornicopia
Composition: Aluminum & Bronze
Measures: 18mm in diameter
Condition: EXCELLENT! Very Bright and Shiny!
The President of Lebanon was Camille Chamoun from 1952-1958. Chamoun appointed Rashid Karami as his Prime Minister in September 1955. Karami became Prime Minister of Lebanon 8 times.
In the early summer of 1987, during his last reign as Prime Minister, Karami was assassinated after a bomb was placed in his helicopter en route to Beirut.
~ LEBANON 1955(a) 1 PIASTRE COIN KM#19 Middle East - AU - BEAUTIFUL! ~
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