Obverse legend : MALTA.
Obverse description : écu couronné avec devise REPUBLIKA TA'MALTA.
Reverse legend : 50C.
Reverse description : tulliera.
Malta (Repubblika ta 'Malta, Malta) is an island state whose capital is Valletta. Located in the Mediterranean Sea about 100 km south of Sicily, 300 km east of Tunisia and 350 km north of Libya, its strategic location has earned him the desires of many civilizations through the ages.