100 Francs Essai

Features

Issuer French Afars and Issas (Djibouti)
Period Fifth Republic (1967-1977)
Type Pattern
Year 1970
Value 100 Francs (100)
Currency Djiboutian Franc (1967-1977)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 11.9 g
Diameter 30 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 178066
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References KM# E7
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Marianne's head left wearing a phrygian cap, date below.

Lettering:
REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
R.JOLY
1970

Translation: French Republic

Engraver: Raymond Joly

Raymond Joly, born February 4, 1911 in the 18th district of Paris, and died June 18, 2006, is a French sculptor, coin engraver and medalist.

Reverse

Pair of dromedary camels: one standing, the other kneeling down; denomination above.

Lettering:
TERRITOIRE·FRANÇAIS·DES·AFARS·ET·DES·ISSAS
100F
ESSAI

Translation: French Afars and Issas territory

Engraver: Raymond Joly

Raymond Joly, born February 4, 1911 in the 18th district of Paris, and died June 18, 2006, is a French sculptor, coin engraver and medalist.

Edge

Reeded

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1970  1 700 Monnaie de Paris (owl); Essai

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