Token - End of the legal tender of the Franc

Token - End of the legal tender of the Franc -  obverseToken - End of the legal tender of the Franc -  reverse

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Features

Country * Tokens * (France - Souvenir Tokens)
Type Token
Year 2002
Currency Souvenir Tokens
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 31.05 g
Diameter 41 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑

Obverse

The rooster.

Lettering: 17 Février 2002 - Fin du cours légal du Franc

Translation: End of the legal tender of the Franc

Engraver: d'après CHAPLAIN

Reverse

6 symbols of the French franc.

Lettering:
2€01 avec
F
Essai

Engraver: Willem Vis

Willem Vis (1936-2007), medalist and visual artist, was artistic director at Koninklijke Begeer in Voorschoten from 1957-1971 and afterwards he was an independent artist. He designed numerous medals, portrait plaques, tokens and commemorative coins.

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Royal Dutch Mint (Koninklijke Nederlandse Munt), Utrecht, Netherlands (1911-2020)
Mintmark of Royal Dutch Mint

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
2002  (fr) Essai

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