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5 Euro Cent - Benedictus XVI

5 Euro Cent - Benedictus XVI -  obverse5 Euro Cent - Benedictus XVI -  reverse

© V. GLADYSH

Features

Country Vatican City
Pope Benedict XVI (2005-2013)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 2006-2013
Value 5 Euro Cent
0.05 EUR = 0.06 USD
Currency Euro (2002-date)
Composition Copper plated steel
Weight 3.92 g
Diameter 21.25 mm
Thickness 1.67 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 377,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Schön# 380
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

The three-quarters portrait of His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI is encircled by the inscription "CITTA' DEL VATICANO" (Vatican City) and the twelve stars of Europe.

Lettering:
CITTA' DEL VATICANO • 2013
R
D. L.
ELF INC.

Translation:
VATICAN CITY • 2013
R
D. L.
ELF INC.

Engravers: Daniela Longo, Ettore Lorenzo Frapiccini

Reverse

A globe, next to the face value, shows Europe in relation to Africa and Asia.

Lettering:
5
EURO
CENT
LL

Engraver: Luc Luycx

Luc Luycx is the designer of the common side of the euro coins. Luycx is a computer engineer, and medallist living in Dendermonde, Belgium, and has worked for the Royal Belgian Mint for 15 years. He designed the euro coins in 1996.

Edge

Smooth

5 Euro Cent - Benedictus XVI -  obverse

© Cyrillius

Mint

R Istituto Poligrafico e Zecca dello Stato, Rome, Italy (1911-date)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2006 R 85,000 12.41 19% In Sets only
2006 R 16,000 2% Proof
2007 R 85,000 9.05 21% In Sets only
2007 R 16,000 1.4% Proof
2008 R 6,400 1.9%
2008 R 85,000 8.91 21% In Sets only
2008 R 16,000 1.5% Proof
2009 R 6,400 1.9%
2009 R 85,000 8.91 22% In Sets only
2009 R 15,000 1.7% Proof
2010 R 6,000 3%
2010 R 94,000 8.52 26% In Sets only
2010 R 15,000 3% Proof
2011 R 6,000 4%
2011 R 94,000 13.46 29% In Sets only
2011 R 15,000 3% Proof
2012 R 6,000 3%
2012 R 85,000 5.57 28% In Sets only
2012 R 15,000 3% Proof
2013 R 85,000 2.23 26% In Sets only
2013 R 13,000 3% Proof

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

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