Central Bank of Libya
136 x 68 mm
Commemorative in circulation, this banknote commemorates the 8th anniversary of the revolution. A transparent window to the right depicts the iconic resistance leader Omar Mukhtar (1862-1931) also known as the “Lion of the Desert”. Omar was a leader of the indigenous resistance against the Italian colonization of Libya for almost twenty years until his death.
Ottoman Clock Tower, Tripoli, it stands in the heart of the bustling Tell square.
On the eastern hill of Cyrene, the great temple dedicated to Zeus, as large as the Parthenon in Athens and the temple of Zeus in Olympia