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Coins from Belgium

Belgium is a small country located in North-Western Europe comprising of Walloon, Flemish, and German ethnic groups, that is bordering France, the Netherlands, and Germany, known for confectionery and housing the seat of the EU. It was for most of it's history under foreign rule/internal division, until a 1830 uprising resulted in the creation of the nation-state of Belgium, formalized in 1839. The Belgian Franc was part of the Latin Monetary Union founded in 1865, being on par with the French franc among others, but experienced inflation, with zinc coinage being made, during & following it's invasion and occupation by Germany in WWI. The LMU was dissolved in 1927, and the Franc during the interwar years remained somewhat intertwined with the French Franc, with the unit of a Belga (1 Belga= 5 Francs) being introduced in the 1930s. Occupation coins were once again issued in zinc during the German occupation of 1940-44/5 in WWII, with the Franc again reduced in value post-war. Franc coins were briefly issued without a monarch's head in the absence of Léopold III, but continued with modern designs until the adoption of the Euro in 1999. Read more

See also: Low countries feudal , Spanish Netherlands , Austrian Netherlands

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Belgium - Franc (notgeld, 1914-1931)

10 Centimes (Stad Gent) – obverse
10 Centimes (Stad Gent) – reverse
10 Centimes (Stad Gent)
1920
Cardboard – 0.7 g – ø 25 mm
LA# BLU-GT5.1

Belgium - Franc (1832-2001)

100 centimes = 1 franc

1 Centime - Léopold I – obverse
1 Centime - Léopold I – reverse
1 Centime - Léopold I
1832-1863
Copper – 2 g – ø 17 mm
KM# 1, LA# BFM-1, LA# BFM-2
1 Centime - Léopold II (French text) – obverse
1 Centime - Léopold II (French text) – reverse
1 Centime - Léopold II (French text)
1869-1907
Copper – 2 g – ø 16.83 mm
KM# 33, LA# BFM-3
1 Centime - Léopold II (Dutch text) – obverse
1 Centime - Léopold II (Dutch text) – reverse
1 Centime - Léopold II (Dutch text)
1882-1907
Copper – 2 g – ø 16.5 mm
KM# 34, LA# BFM-4
1 Centime - Albert I (French text) – obverse
1 Centime - Albert I (French text) – reverse
1 Centime - Albert I (French text)
1912-1914
Copper – 2 g – ø 16.5 mm
KM# 76, LA# BFM-5
1 Centime - Albert I (Dutch text) – obverse
1 Centime - Albert I (Dutch text) – reverse
1 Centime - Albert I (Dutch text)
1912
Copper – 2 g – ø 16.5 mm
KM# 77, Mor# 318, LA# BFM-6
2 Centimes - Léopold I – obverse
2 Centimes - Léopold I – reverse
2 Centimes - Léopold I
1833-1865
Copper – 4 g – ø 22 mm
KM# 4, LA# BFM-8, LA# BFM-9, Mor# 88 - 113
2 Centimes - Léopold II (French text) – obverse
2 Centimes - Léopold II (French text) – reverse
2 Centimes - Léopold II (French text)
1869-1909
Copper – 4 g – ø 21.5 mm
KM# 35, LA# BFM-10
2 Centimes - Léopold II (Dutch text) – obverse
2 Centimes - Léopold II (Dutch text) – reverse
2 Centimes - Léopold II (Dutch text)
1902-1909
Copper – 4 g – ø 21.5 mm
KM# 36, LA# BFM-11

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Numista referee for this country is Florino28, Chilian, smy77.

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