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100 Francs

100 Francs -  obverse 100 Francs -  reverse

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Features

Country Algeria
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1950-1952
Value 100 Francs (100 DZG)
Metal Copper-nickel
Weight 12 g
Diameter 30.0 mm
Thickness 2.1 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized yes
References KM# 93, Schön# 3
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

"Marianne" to the right

Lettering:
REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
P. TURIN

Engraver: Pierre Turin

Pierre Louis Aristide Turin, born August 3, 1891 in Sucy-en-Brie where he died on July 25, 1968, is a French engraver and medalist. He is mobilized in August 1914 when the First World War broke out. In 1920, he received the first grand prix of Rome in engraving of medal and fine stone, then a gold medal in the specialized exhibition of 1925. In 1928, competing for the Monnaie de Paris, he was chosen to create a new type of currency at the head of Marianne who will bear his name: the "Turin type". This model of engraving was used for the pieces of ten francs until 1949 and twenty francs until 1939, then declined in the French colonies.

Reverse

Value above date, flanked by wheat ears, country below

Lettering:
100
FRANCS
1950
ALGERIE

Engraver: Pierre Turin

Pierre Louis Aristide Turin, born August 3, 1891 in Sucy-en-Brie where he died on July 25, 1968, is a French engraver and medalist. He is mobilized in August 1914 when the First World War broke out. In 1920, he received the first grand prix of Rome in engraving of medal and fine stone, then a gold medal in the specialized exhibition of 1925. In 1928, competing for the Monnaie de Paris, he was chosen to create a new type of currency at the head of Marianne who will bear his name: the "Turin type". This model of engraving was used for the pieces of ten francs until 1949 and twenty francs until 1939, then declined in the French colonies.

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1950  22,189,000 2.52 2.12 2.85 5.10 Lec# 55 Monnaie de Paris (wing)
1952  12,000,000 1.97 2.28 3.90 Lec# 56 Monnaie de Paris (wing)

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