- Coin of the Day: On this day in 1959, the Declaration of the Rights of the Child was adopted by the United Nations. This Turkey 1979 10,000 Lira shows dancing children and the United Nations emblem.
Composition: 90% Gold
Weight: 17.17 grams
Obverse: Value within wreath
Reverse: Multiracial children dancing, city view above, logos and date below
Subject: UNICEF and I.Y.C.