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500 Francs - Albert II Charles V

Features

Country Belgium
Type Non circulating coin
Year 2000
Value 500 Francs (500 BEF)
Metal Silver (.925)
Weight 22.85 g
Diameter 37 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 10-12-2001
References KM# 219, LA# BFM-224
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften
by Laurens Aernout
(Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen)

Commemorative issue

Europe: Charles V

Obverse

Portrait of Charles V, Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire, facing left. Year of birth above, year of death and designer initials below. Name in Latin to the left.

Lettering:
CAROLVS V
1500-1558

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.

Reverse

Map of Europe with value, quality mark and bilingual text to the right. Twelve 5-pointed stars and trilingual legend surrounding. Privy mark above, year, mint mark, designer initials below.

Lettering:
BELGIQUE - BELGIE - BELGIEN
EURO PE PA
500F
2000

Translation:
BELGIUM - BELGIUM - BELGIUM
EURO PE PA
500F
2000

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

Milled

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Year Mintage VG F VF XF UNC Exchange
2000  13,506 Proof (qp)
2000  40,000 (fr) Frappe monnaie

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Numista Rarity index: 80 Search tips
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500 Francs - Albert II (Charles V)