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5 Francs

5 Francs -  obverse 5 Francs -  reverse

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Features

Country France
Type Common coin
Years 1945-1952
Value 5 Francs (5)
Metal Aluminium
Weight 3.5 g
Diameter 31 mm
Thickness 2.3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 01-10-1966
References KM# 888b, Gad# 766, F# 339, Schön# 203b
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Monnaies francaises
by Francesco Pastrone
(Victor Gadoury)
Le Franc
by Stéphane Desrousseaux, Michel Prieur, Laurent Schmitt
(Les Chevau-légers)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Laureate head left

Lettering:
REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
A.LAVRILLIER

Engraver: André-Marie Lavrillier

André-Marie Lavrillier, born on May 7, 1885 in Paris, and died in 1958, is a French engraver-medalist, winner of the Prix de Rome in 1914.

Reverse

Denomination above date within sectioned wreath
NOTE: It there is a Mintmark it is below the lowest of the seven ║ in the design.

Lettering:
RF
5
FRANCS
1947

Engraver: André-Marie Lavrillier

André-Marie Lavrillier, born on May 7, 1885 in Paris, and died in 1958, is a French engraver-medalist, winner of the Prix de Rome in 1914.

Edge

Smooth

Comments

Mint letters:
None = Monnaie de Paris, Paris, France
B = Beaumont-le-Roger, Normandy, France
C = Castelsarassin, Midi-Pyrénées, France

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how to understand the difference between closed and opened "9":

at the left is closed and at the right is opened "9"

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1945  2.45 KM#888b.1 (closed 9)
1945  95,398,800 0.97 1.52 1.38 KM#888b.1 (open 9)
1945  Trial strike
1945 B 6,043,200 9.89 KM#888b.2 (open 9)
1945 C 2,208,114 KM#888b.3 (open 9)
1946  61,332,000 0.76 1.91 6.81 KM#888b.1 (open 9)
1946 B 13,360,400 5.09 KM#888b.2 (open 9)
1946 C 1,268,907 13.57 KM#888b.3 (open 9)
1947  1.13 1.46 KM#888b.1 (closed 9)
1947  46,575,600 0.76 1.50 1.98 KM#888b.1 (open 9)
1947 B 0.28 2.83 KM#888b.2 (closed 9)
1947 B 30,838,800 1.09 2.17 0.49 KM#888b.2 (open 9)
1948  KM#888b.1 (closed 9)
1948  104,473,600 4.52 KM#888b.1 (open 9)
1948 B KM#888b.2 (closed 9)
1948 B 28,046,800 73.51 KM#888b.2 (open 9)
1949  203,251,600 0.18 0.92 1.13 2.26 KM#888b.1 (closed 9)
1949  5 KM#888b.1 (open 9)
1949 B 48,414,000 1.98 2.26 1.75 KM#888b.2 (closed 9)
1950  128,371,600 1.41 2.59 0.19 KM#888b.1 (closed 9)
1950 B 28,952,000 2.79 11.31 KM#888b.2 (closed 9)
1952  4,000,000 56.54 KM#888b.1 (closed 9)

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