2½ Batzens

Features

Country Canton of Bern
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1826
Value 2 1/2 Batzen (0.25)
Currency Frank (1798-1850)
Composition Silver
Weight 2.30 g
Diameter 21.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 22857
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References KM# 195
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

Lettering:
CANTON BERN 1826
2½ BATZ

Reverse

Lettering: DIE CONCORDIER·CANTONE DER SCHWEIZ

Edge

Reeded

Comments

Some of these coins were struck over older coins such as this example of the KM# 195.2 struck over an 18th century Bern 10 Kreuzer.


Examples of this type:

Example 1826 (2.03g, About Uncirculated):

© Image courtesy of SINCONA AG
◦ Auctioned by SINCONA AG, Auction 30, 20 May 2016, Lot 3761. Estimated at 100 CHF, unsold.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1826  77% KM#195.1: Denomination as BATZ
1826  27% KM#195.2: Denomination as BAZ

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