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5 Centimes - Léopold I

5 Centimes - Léopold I -  obverse5 Centimes - Léopold I -  reverse

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Features

Country Belgium
King Leopold I (1831-1865)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1811-1860
Value 5 Centimes (0.05 BEF)
Currency Franc (1832-2001)
Composition Copper
Weight 10 g
Diameter 28 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 5,
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Michael, Thomas & Tracy L. Schmidt; 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Michael, Thomas (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
LA# BFM-14
Laurens Aernout; 2017. Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften, 1831-2017. Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen, Belgium. ISBN 9789082449013.

Obverse

The royal monogram is surrounded with lettering in French. Date below.

Lettering:
LEOPOLD PREMIER ROI DES BELGES
1853

Translation:
Leopold First King of the Belgians
1853

Engraver: Joseph-Pierre Braemt

Reverse

A lion, symbol of Belgium, with a paw over the Belgian Constitution dating 1831. Around is the Belgian motto in French. Value and designer below.

Lettering:
L'UNION FAIT LA FORCE
CONSTITUTION BELGE 1831*
5 CENTs
BRAEMT F.

Translation:
Unity Makes Strength
Belgian Constitution 1831
5 Centimes
Made by Braemt (F = Fecit = Made by)

Engraver: Joseph-Pierre Braemt

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Brussels, Belgium

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1811  1.9% KM#5.1; error: struck in 1841
1833  4,436,798 1.69 8.05 8.05 15% KM#5.1; signature with point
1833  1.0% KM#5.1a; Bronze
1833  3% KM#5.2; signature without point
1833  0.6% Medal alignment
1834  2,514,616 10% KM#5.1; signature with point
1834  1.7% KM#5.2; signature without point
1835  1.2% KM#5.1; very rare
1837  12,037,595 1.81 2.70 8.56 30% KM#5.1; signature with point
1837  4% KM#5.2; signature without point
1838  1.5% KM#5.1; signature without point; rare
1841  2,508,518 4.53 7% KM#5.1; signature with point; overdate variety 1841/11 exists
1841  3% KM#5.2; signature without point
1842  5,536,540 1.13 6.22 18% KM#5.1; signature with point
1842  3% KM#5.2; signature without point
1847  1,131,542 22.63 5% KM#5.1; signature with point
1847  2% KM#5.2; signature without point
1848  1,845,154 7.21 14.14 11% KM#5.1; signature with point
1848  0.6% KM#5.1a; Bronze
1848  0.7% KM#5.2; signature without point
1849  3% KM#5.1; signature with point; large 9
1849  1,447,142 1.7% KM#5.1; signature with point; small 9
1849  0.5% KM#5.2; signature without point; small 9
1849  0.8% Signature without point; large 9
1850  3% KM#5.1; signature with point; "5" with less curved top; tall and narrow "0"
1850  2,689,025 11.31 7% KM#5.1; signature without point;"5" with ball top; wide and round "0"
1850  0.7% KM#5.1a; Bronze
1850  1.4% KM#5.2; signature without point; tall and narrow "0"
1850  2% Signature with point; wide and round "0"
1851  2,381,059 1.13 9.05 9% KM#5.1; signature with point; small "5"
1851  1.1% KM#5.2; signature without point; small "5"
1851  2% Signature with point; large "5"
1851  1.1% Signature without point; large "5"
1852  1,942,901 9.33 5% KM#5.1; signature with point
1852  0.7% KM#5.2; signature without point
1853  704,853 36.77 3% KM#5.1; signature without point
1855  264,870 1.1% KM#5.1; signature with point; large "55"
1855  0.5% KM#5.1; signature with point; small "55"
1856  5,656,880 6.08 6.08 19% KM#5.1; signature with point
1857  2,299,303 10.46 11.31 10% KM#5.1; signature with point
1858  2,711,519 22.63 3% KM#5.1; signature with point; with cross on crown
1858  1.0% KM#5.1; signature with point; without cross on crown
1858  0.3% KM#5.1a; Bronze
1859  2,591,287 5% KM#5.1; signature with point; with cross on crown
1859  0.9% KM#5.1; signature with point; without cross on crown
1859  0.4% KM#5.1a; Bronze
1860  198,997 1.0% KM#5.1; very rare

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