5 Francs Lugano Shooting Festival

5 Francs (Lugano Shooting Festival) -  obverse5 Francs (Lugano Shooting Festival) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Switzerland
Period Federal State (1848-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1883
Value 500 Francs (5)
Currency Shooting Thaler (1842-date)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 25 g
Diameter 37 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 25647
Numista (https://numista.com)
References HMZ 2# 1343n,
Jürg Richter, Ruedi Kunzmann; 2006. Der neue HMZ-Katalog / Band. 2. Die Münzen der Schweiz und Liechtensteins : 15./16. Jahrhundert bis Gegenwart. Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
Richter SS# 1373,
Jürg Richter; 2018. Die Schützentaler und Schützenmedaillen der Schweiz (2nd edition). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
Dav ECT# 390,
John Stewart Davenport; 1964. European Crowns and Talers Since 1800 (2nd edition in one volume of "European Crowns sinc). Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
KrSwiss# 236,
Delbert Ray Krause, Lawrence Block; 1965. Swiss Shooting Talers and Medals. Whitman Publishing Company, Racine, Wisconsin, United States.
X# S16
George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2011. Unusual World Coins. Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.

Commemorative issue

Lugano Shooting Festival

Series: Shooting thalers

Obverse

Arms, city view on lake.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
TIRO FEDERALE IN LUGANO 1883
L V
G A

Engraver: Edouard Durussel

Reverse

2 figures seated on tunnel, value

Script: Latin

Lettering:
LIBERTADE INERME È DE' TIRANNI AGEVOL PREDA
E. DURUSSEL
5 Fr

Engraver: Edouard Durussel

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Bern, Switzerland (1225-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1883  30 000 $ 75 $ 116 $ 132

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