5 Francs Treaty of Stans


Issuer Switzerland
Period Federal State (1848-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1981
Value 5 Francs
5 CHF = USD 5.45
Currency Franc (1850-date)
Composition Copper-nickel (75% copper, 25% nickel)
Weight 13.20 g
Diameter 31.45 mm
Thickness 2.35 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 12910
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References HMZ 2# 1223r,
Jürg Richter, Ruedi Kunzmann; 2006. Der neue HMZ-Katalog / Band. 2. Die Münzen der Schweiz und Liechtensteins : 15./16. Jahrhundert bis Gegenwart. Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
KM# 60,
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# 55
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

500th anniversary of the Treaty of Stans


Script: Latin

5 FR

Designer: Kurt Wirth


Stylised male head with right hand raised in oath.

Script: Latin


Designer: Kurt Wirth


Lettering: 🟉🟉🟉 DOMINUS | PROVIDEBIT | 🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉🟉 |


Bern, Switzerland (1225-date)


In the Treaty of Stans of 1481, the Tagsatzung solved the latent conflict between the rural and urban cantons of the Old Swiss Confederacy, averting the breaking of the Confederacy, and triggering its further expansion from 8 to 13 members until 1513.

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1981  900 000 $ 8.14 $ 6.98 $ 9.30 68%
1981  50 260 $ 18 34% Proof

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