.1769 AGW. Issued to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Turkey. Once the heart of the Ottoman Empire, World War I found the Turks on the losing side, and as a result of the Treaty of Lausanne, the modern day borders of Turkey were established.
A facing bust of Kemal Ataturk, 1st President of Turkey, appears on the obverse. A shooting star with an inscription appear on the reverse. Not often seen! KM#904.