Turkey 1 lira 2021 – 100 years of ‘Gazi’ title being given to Antep

New bimetallic circulating commemorative:
"100th Anniversary of 'Gazi' title being given to Antep"
Originally known as Antep, the title 'Gazi' (meaning 'veteran' in Turkish) was added to the province's and the provincial capital's name in 1921, due to its population's extraordinary courage during the Turkish War of Independence.
Turkey 1 lira 2021 - 100 years of 'Gazi' title being given to Antep
TECHNICAL DATA
External ring: brass
Center disc: copper-nickel
Diameter: 26.15 mm
Weight: 8.30 g
(image from Gijs Vlothuizen)
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