5 Francs - Charlotte

5 Francs - Charlotte -  obverse5 Francs - Charlotte -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Luxembourg
Grand duchess Charlotte (1919-1964)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1962
Value 5 Francs (5 LUF)
Currency Franc (1854-2001)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 6.0 g
Diameter 24 mm
Thickness 1.8 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 01-15-1987
Number N# 1875
Numista (https://numista.com)
References L# 301-1,
Romain Probst; 1998. Prifix : catalogue illustré des monnaies luxembourgeoises (1026 - 1998). Banque du Timbre et Lux-Numis, Luxembourg.
Weiller# 291,
Raymond Weiller; 1977. Les Monnaies Luxembourgeoises. Institut supérieur d'archéologie et d'histoire de l'art, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.
KM# 51,
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# 35
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Diademed portrait to the right of Charlotte (1896-1985), Grand Duchess of Luxembourg from 1919 to 1964 surrounded by legend and date of issue. Signature of the engravers under the chin.

Lettering:
CHARLOTTE GRANDE DUCHESSE DE LUXEMBOURG
J.N.LEFEVRE
1962

Engravers: Julien, Nina Lefèvre

Reverse

Crowned shield of Luxembourg with on both sides the face value. Above and below the legend, the initials of the engravers under the shield.

Lettering:
GRAND DUCHE DE LUXEMBOURG
5 F
JNL

Engravers: Julien, Nina Lefèvre

Edge

Milled

Mint

Royal Belgian Mint, Brussels, Belgium

Comments

Piece struck at the Brussels mint, made of an alloy of 75% copper and 25% nickel. The tolerance of the alloy being 10 thousandths and that of the weight of 20 thousandths. Parts issued to replace the 5 francs KM#50.
The reference L#301.2 corresponds to the 5 francs silver with polished flan struck in 1980.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1962  2 000 000 $ 0.80 $ 0.82 $ 0.77 $ 0.82 $ 1.35 $ 1.48

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