About #97 - 10,000 lire type 1962-1973
Italy. Banca d'Italia. 1962-1985 Issues. Dimensions: 158 x 78 mm. Watermark: head of David by Michelangelo. Printer: Officina della Banca d'Italia. No security thread. Material: paper. Full color printing on front and back, mainly purple, brown and red. Description of the front: security background made up of small patterns and rosettes with the number "10000" in the center. Below, a seal in red with the head of "Medusa". On the right in dark purple, a portrait of Michelangelo. On the left, the watermark. The banknote number and signatures are printed in black. The value “10000” is printed vertically on the sides. Four combinations of signatures with The Governor and The Cashier. Description of the back: security background composed of geometric patterns and rosettes with the value “10000” repeated four times. In the center, a view of the Capitol Square (in Italian: Piazza del Campidoglio). Below, the text of the penal code in a banner. No specimen known for the Type.
10,000 lire type 1962-1973