2 Sapèque

2 Sapèque -  obverse2 Sapèque -  reverse

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Features

Issuer French Indochina
Period Third Republic (1870-1940)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1887-1902
Value 2 Sapèque (0.002 ICFP)
Currency Piastre (1880-1952)
Composition Bronze
Weight 2.01 g
Diameter 20 mm
Thickness 0.8 mm
Shape Round with a square hole
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 11331
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 6
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.

Obverse

Lettering around square hole

Lettering:
INDO-CHINE FRANÇAISE
A
1901

Translation: French Indochina

Engraver: Jean-Auguste Barre

Jean Auguste Barre was a French sculptor and medalist. Born in Paris, he was trained by his father Jean-Jacques Barre, a medalist.

Reverse

Chinese lettering around square hole

Lettering:
南安之法國大
當二

Translation:
French Indochina
2 Sapéque

Engraver: Jean-Auguste Barre

Jean Auguste Barre was a French sculptor and medalist. Born in Paris, he was trained by his father Jean-Jacques Barre, a medalist.

Edge

Smooth

Mint

A Paris, France (864-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1887 A 5 000 000 $ 8.38 29%
1888 A 5 000 000 21%
1889 A 100 1.0% Proof
1892 A 1 636 000 10%
1893 A 864 000 6%
1894 A 2 500 000 9%
1897 A 2 829 000 16%
1898 A 2 171 000 $ 130 13%
1899 A 5 000 000 23%
1900 A 2 657 000 11%
1900 A 100 1.0% Proof
1901 A 4 843 000 $ 10 $ 186 26%
1902 A 2 500 000 18%

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 2 Sapèque
CGB
E-auction n°391
Lot 304453
Internet Archive
Oct 12, 2020 1887 A VF USD 21.99
(EUR 21.00)
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 2 Sapèque
Katz
E-Auction 38
Lot 3299
Internet Archive
Nov 6, 2020 1892 A XF USD 27.22
(EUR 26.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 2 Sapèque
Katz
E-Auction 35
Lot 2782
Internet Archive
Aug 21, 2020 1894 A AU USD 15.70
(EUR 15.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 2 Sapèque
Katz
Auction 61
Lot 142
Internet Archive
Jun 7, 2022 1897 A UNC USD 50.26
(EUR 48.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 2 Sapèque
Stephen Album
Auction 37
Lot 3046
Internet Archive
Jun 11, 2020 1898 A UNC
(PCGS MS64 BR)
USD 150.00
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 2 SapèquePicture 1 of a sold 2 Sapèque
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232022
Lot 64302
Internet Archive
May 27, 2020 1900 A UNC
(PCGS MS64 Red)
USD 384.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 2 SapèquePicture 1 of a sold 2 Sapèque
Heritage Auctions
Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 231952
Lot 64245
Internet Archive
Nov 30, -0001 1901 A UNC
(NGC MS65 Red)
USD 264.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 2 SapèquePicture 1 of a sold 2 Sapèque
Heritage Auctions
Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 231952
Lot 64246
Internet Archive
Nov 30, -0001 1901 A UNC
(NGC MS65 Red and Brown)
USD 132.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 2 Sapèque
CGB
E-auction n°397
Lot 310308
Internet Archive
Nov 23, 2020 1901 A VF USD 10.47
(EUR 10.00)
(incl. buyer's premium)

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