|Type||Standard circulation coin|
|Value||1 Franc (1 LUF)|
|Orientation||Coin alignment ↑↓|
Romain Probst; 1998. Prifix : catalogue illustré des monnaies luxembourgeoises (1026 - 1998). Banque du Timbre et Lux-Numis, Luxembourg.Weiller# 289,
Raymond Weiller; 1977. Les Monnaies Luxembourgeoises. Institut supérieur d'archéologie et d'histoire de l'art, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium.KM# 46.2,
A puddler (Feierstëppler) at work, in the background the blast furnaces, above the name of the country in Luxembourg, mintage year at the bottom, initials of the engraver at 8 o'clock.
Engraver: Armand Bonnetain
Crowned monogram of Charlotte (1896-1985), Grand Duchess of Luxembourg from 1919 to 1964, with both sides of the face value. Below two branches of rosebush and the initials of the engraver.
1 Ch F.
Engraver: Armand Bonnetain
This coin is very common, engraved by Armand Bonnetain and coined at the Brussels currency workshop.
The type was introduced by the Grand-Ducal decree of November 13, 1952, intended to replace the 1 franc - large module.
This coin is made of cupronickel alloy (containing 75% copper and 25% nickel) with a tolerance both outside and inside within 1%. The weight tolerance is 2.9%. This is the last time the puddler was used as a motif for a Luxembourg coin. Please refer to the KM # 35 (1 franc) data sheet for more information about the Feierstëppler.
The reference L#299-8 corresponds to the silver coinage issued in 1980.
There are two different types for the right:
The corner of the type 1 (worker in the center) (KM#46.2) was used only for the 1952 mint year:
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|1952||5,000,000||0.25||0.27||0.42||0.48||54%||L#299-1 / type 1, KM#46.2|
|1953||2,000,000||0.64||0.51||0.48||0.62||2.74||29%||L#299-2 / type 2, KM#46.3|
|1955||1,000,000||0.34||0.48||0.47||1.93||19%||L#299-3 / type 2, KM#46.3|
|1957||2,000,000||0.24||0.30||0.48||0.28||29%||L#299-4 / type 2, KM#46.3|
|1960||2,000,000||0.18||0.24||0.47||0.30||29%||L#299-5 / type 2, KM#46.3|
|1962||2,000,000||0.30||0.53||1.57||29%||L#299-6 / type 2, KM#46.3|
|1964||2,000,000||0.24||0.36||0.43||30%||L#299-7 / type 2, KM#46.3|
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