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20 Francs

20 Francs -  obverse 20 Francs -  reverse

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Features

Country France - Modern
Period Fifth Republic (1958-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1992-2001
Value 20 Francs (20 FRF)
Composition Trimetallic: aluminium-bronze core, nickel middle ring and aluminium-bronze outer ring
Weight 9 g
Diameter 27 mm
Thickness 2.23 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 02-17-2005
References KM# 1008, Schön# 260, F# 403, Gad# 871
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)
Le Franc
by Stéphane Desrousseaux, Michel Prieur, Laurent Schmitt
(Les Chevau-légers)
Monnaies francaises
by Francesco Pastrone
(Victor Gadoury)

Obverse

The Mont Saint-Michel (Mount Saint Michael), a rocky tidal island in Normandy, reflects in its bay

Lettering: RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE

Engraver: Jean-Pierre Réthoré

Reverse

The facial value, crossed out with wide strips, is surrounded with the French motto: "LIBERTÉ ÉGALITÉ FRATERNITÉ" (liberty, equality, fraternity)

Lettering:
LIBERTÉ EGALITÉ
20F
1993
FRATERNITÉ

Engraver: Atelier de gravure

Edge

4 or 5 groups of reeds

20 Francs

© ZacUK

Comments

Different privy marks throughout mintages.
Dolphin 1992-94 Rousseau.
Bee 1994-2000 Pierre Rodier
Horseshoe  2001 Gérard Buquoy

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1992  KM#1008.1 ("V" closed, 4 reeded segments)
1992  KM#1008.1 ("V" open, 4 reeded segments)
1992  59,966,052 3.33 2.35 3.13 12.76 4.14 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark, "V" closed, coin aligment
1992  3.20 3.33 4.52 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark, "V" closed, medal aligment
1992  3.33 9.99 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark; open "V", coin aligment
1992  2,698 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark; open "V", medal alignment
1992  4,938 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark; Proof
1992 ESSAI 1,800 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) Essai
1993  5,309 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) bee mark; Proof
1993  54,970,000 2.50 3.39 4.44 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark; coin alignment
1993  3,095 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark; medal alignment
1994  9,973,768 66.57 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark
1994  5,000,000 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark
1994  4,566 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) dolphin mark;
1995  9,980,000 2.50 4.99 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) bee mark
1995  4,796 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) bee mark; Proof
1996  17,013 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) bee mark
1996  5,319 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) bee mark; Proof
1997  15,000 (fr) F. 403/13
1997  6,436 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) bee mark; Proof
1998  25,000 (fr) F.403/14
1998  7,404 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) bee mark; Proof
1999  25,500 (fr) F.403/15
1999  10,000 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) bee mark; Proof
2000  15,000 31.62 (fr) BE
2000  100,000 13.31 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) bee mark
2001  35,000 (fr) BE
2001  125,000 11.10 KM#1008.2 (5 milled segments) horseshoe mark

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