50 Xu - Bảo Đại

Features

Country South Vietnam
Ruling authority Bảo Đại (1949-1955)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1953
Value 50 Xu (0.5)
Currency Southern đồng (1953-1975)
Composition Aluminium
Weight 3.5 g
Diameter 31 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 11330
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 3,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 37
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Three busts in three quarter view.

Lettering: QUOC GIA VIET NAM 1953

Translation: Country Vietnam

Engraver: Lucien Georges Bazor

Lucien Georges Bazor was Chief Engraver at the Paris mint from 1930 to 1958. He was born in Paris in 1889 and initially studied under his father, Albert Bazor. Bazor later became the pupil of Patey at the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts. He won the Grand Prix de Rome in 1923 for his engraving.

Reverse

50 Xu surrounded by two dragons.

Lettering:
VIET
NAM
50
XU

Translation: Vietnam

Engraver: Lucien Georges Bazor

Lucien Georges Bazor was Chief Engraver at the Paris mint from 1930 to 1958. He was born in Paris in 1889 and initially studied under his father, Albert Bazor. Bazor later became the pupil of Patey at the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts. He won the Grand Prix de Rome in 1923 for his engraving.

Edge

Smooth

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1953  15 000 000 1.33 6.53 9.61 Monnaie de Paris mint (wing)

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