5 Francs Union et force, UNION tight, with inner acorns and outer acorn

5 Francs Union et force, UNION tight, with inner acorns and outer acorn -  obverse5 Francs Union et force, UNION tight, with inner acorns and outer acorn -  reverse

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Features

Issuer France
Period First Republic (1792-1804)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 4-11 (1795-1802)
Calendar French republican
Value 5 Francs (5)
Currency Franc (1795-1959)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 25 g
Diameter 37 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 2102
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References F# 288
Stéphane Desrousseaux, Michel Prieur, Laurent Schmitt; 2014. Le Franc (10th edition). Les Chevau-légers, Paris, France.

Obverse

Face value, in a crown did with two laurel branches.

Lettering:
RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
5
FRANCS
L'AN 6/5 A

Engraver: Augustin Dupré

Augustin Dupré was an engraver of French currency and medals, the 14th Graveur général des monnaies.

Reverse

Hercules, naked with lion skin, in front, uniting the Liberty standing left, holding a pique surmonted by phrygian cap and the Equality, standing right, holding the plane.

Lettering:
UNION ET FORCE
· Dupré ·

Engraver: Augustin Dupré

Augustin Dupré was an engraver of French currency and medals, the 14th Graveur général des monnaies.

Edge

Hollow edge with inscriptions.
The edge wasn't made with collar.

Lettering: GARANTIE NATIONALE

Mints

A Paris, France (864-1973)
BB Strasbourg, France
G Geneva, Switzerland
K Bordeaux, France
L Bayonne, France
MA Marseille, France
T Nantes, France
W Lille, France

Comments

Details of this type :


Details for re-engraved numbers :


A sizes :



To rank all types :


Credits : CGB (le Franc de poche)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
4 (1795) A little A
4 (1795) A 3 184 061 normal A
5 (1796) A little A
5 (1796) A little A, no accent on the E of REPUBLIQUE
5 (1796) A little A, point AND star after FRANCAISE
5 (1796) A 4 285 371 $ 85 normal A
5 (1796) BB 24 921 (fr) F. 288/7
5 (1796) K 227 802 (fr) F. 288/8
5 (1796) K an 5/4, no accent on the E of REPUBLIQUE
5 (1796) K point AND star after FRANCAISE
5 (1796) L (fr) F. 288/11
5 (1796) Q 537 101 (fr) F. 288/12
5 (1796) T must go to F. 297
6 (1797) A A normal, an 6/5, point AND star after FRANCAISE
6 (1797) A little A, an 6/5, cock on cornucopiae
6 (1797) A little A, an 6/5, no star after FORCE
6 (1797) A normal A, an 6/5
6 (1797) A normal A, an 6/5, cock on cornucopiae
6 (1797) A normal A, an 6/5, no star after FORCE
6 (1797) A 1 452 460 normal A, no point after FRANCS
6 (1797) A normal A, with point after FRANCS
6 (1797) BB no olive below
6 (1797) BB 65 325 with an olive below, accent on the E of REPUBLIQUE
6 (1797) BB with an olive below, no accent on the E of REPUBLIQUE
6 (1797) K 88 831 accent on the E of REPUBLIQUE
6 (1797) K an 6/5
6 (1797) K an 6/5/4
6 (1797) K no accent on the E of REPUBLIQUE
6 (1797) L 180 127 an 6/5
6 (1797) Q an 6/5, accent on the E of REPUBLIQUE
6 (1797) Q an 6/5/4, no accent on the E of REPUBLIQUE
6 (1797) Q no olive below
6 (1797) Q 487 763 with an olive below
6 (1797) T 49 029 (fr) F. 288/33
6 (1797) T an 6/5, point AND star after FRANCAISE
6 (1797) T an 6/5, star only after FRANCAISE
6 (1797) T T re-engraved on A
7 (1798) A High A
7 (1798) A 2 655 931 normal A
7 (1798) BB other type, to be transfered
7 (1798) K 63 656 (fr) F. 288/39
7 (1798) L 418 807 (fr) F. 288/40
7 (1798) L L re-engraved on A
7 (1798) Q 615 774 (fr) F. 288/42
7 (1798) T other type, to be transfered
8 (1799) A 1 079 266 (fr) F. 288/43
8 (1799) A an 8/7
8 (1799) BB 3 603 (fr) F. 288/45
8 (1799) BB sheaf re-engraved on cornucopiae
8 (1799) D 3 049 (fr) F. 288/47
8 (1799) K 74 040 (fr) F. 288/48
8 (1799) K an 8/5
8 (1799) K an 8/5, no point on each side of mint letter
8 (1799) K an 8/6
8 (1799) L 394 510 (fr) F. 288/52
8 (1799) L an 8/5
8 (1799) L an 8/5, no point on each side of mint letter
8 (1799) L an 8/6, L re-engraved on little A
8 (1799) L an 8/6, point AND star after FRANCAISE
8 (1799) Q 1 159 542 (fr) F. 288/57
8 (1799) T an 8/5
8 (1799) T an 8/5, T re-engraved on A
8 (1799) T an 8/5, T re-engraved on A, point AND star after FRANCAISE
8 (1799) W 9 884 (fr) F. 288/61
9 (1800) A 196 370 (fr) F. 288/62
9 (1800) BB 1 086 (fr) F. 288/63
9 (1800) D 24 167 (fr) F. 288/64
9 (1800) G 6 985 (fr) F. 288/65
9 (1800) K 27 964 (fr) F. 288/66
9 (1800) K an 9/6
9 (1800) L 310 676 (fr) F. 288/68
9 (1800) L an 9/6
9 (1800) Q other type, to be transfered
9 (1800) T other type, to be transfered
10 (1801) A 560 519 (fr) F. 288/70
10 (1801) G 4 447 (fr) F. 288/71
10 (1801) K other type, to be transfered
10 (1801) L 165 082 (fr) F. 288/72
10 (1801) MA (fr) F. 288/73
10 (1801) Q 133 598 (fr) F. 288/74
10 (1801) Q date offset to the right, without point after date
10 (1801) Q without Artemis mint different on obverse
10 (1801) T other type, to be transfered
11 (1802) A other type, to be transfered
11 (1802) K other type, to be transfered
11 (1802) L other type, to be transfered
11 (1802) MA 160 368 (fr) F. 288/77
11 (1802) Q other type, to be transfered
11 (1802) T 9 950 (fr) F. 288/78

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