10 Francs Montesquieu

10 Francs (Montesquieu) - obverse10 Francs (Montesquieu) - reverse

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Issuer France
Period Fifth Republic (1958-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1989
Value 10 Francs (10 FRF)
Currency New franc (1960-2001)
Composition Bimetallic: nickel center in copper-aluminium ring
Weight 6.5 g
Diameter 23 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 17 February 2002
Number N# 1196
References F# 376,
Stéphane Desrousseaux, Michel Prieur, Laurent Schmitt; 2014. Le Franc (10th edition). Les Chevau-légers, Paris, France.
KM# 969
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

300th Anniversary of Montesquieu


Bust facing right.

Script: Latin


Engraver: Serge Levet


In circular caption "FREEDOM EQUALITY FRATERNITY" / In the center the value / At the bottom the year / In the background a triangular geometric figure striatedAutomatically translated

Script: Latin

10 F


5 groups of reeds

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1989  1 850 13% (fr) F. 376/1 - Essai
1989  15 000 $ 280 $ 280 92% (fr) F. 376/2

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