Part of a series issued by the United Nations Food For All (FAO) organization in Rome. This medal was issued to mark the 40th Anniversary of World Food Day 1945-1985.
The medal is 50mm in diameter and struck in high relief in bronze.
One one side you have a design of trees showing the roots underground and the legend 'Food Comes First - World Food Day October 16 and on the other side wheat plants arranged in a circle around the medal.
A beautiful art medal with the engraved initials of the artist R. A handsome piece of modern sculpture in uncirculated condition.