50 Pfennig - Zabern

50 Pfennig - Zabern - obverse50 Pfennig - Zabern - reverse

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Issuer City of Saverne (Imperial territory of Alsace-Lorraine)
Emperor Wilhelm II (1888-1918)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1917
Value 50 Pfennigs (50 Pfennige) (0.50)
Currency Mark (notgeld, 1914-1924)
Composition Zinc
Weight 2.5 g
Diameter 24.2 mm
Thickness 1.0 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 29962
References Funck# 619.3,
Walter Funck, Ralf Müller, Wolfgang Peltzer; 2012. Die deutschen Notmünzen : alle amtlichen Ausgaben und deren Varianten der Städte, Gemeinden, Kreise, Länder etc. (8th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
El Mon.# 10.3,
Roland Élie; 2003. Monnaies de nécessité et jetons-monnaie : France, colonies, Monaco : 1800-2000. Association des Collectionneurs de Jetons-monnaie, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.
Marchand# 40.3,
Alain Marchand, Roland Élie; 2006. Monnaies de nécessité et jetons-monnaie d'Alsace et de Moselle : Moselle, Bas-Rhin, Haut-Rhin, 1800-2000. Association des Collectionneurs de Jetons-monnaie, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France.
Men18# 34968.5
Peter Menzel; 2018. Deutschsprachige Notmünzen und Geldersatzmarken im In- und Ausland 1840-2002. Winfried Bogon Verlag, Berlin, Germany.


Pearl rim, surrounding city name divided by coat of arms centered

Script: Latin



Pearl rim, legend surrounding denomination.

Script: Latin





Jörgum & Trefz, Frankfurt am Main, Germany


Issuing agency : [Stadt, Elsaß]Automatically translated

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1917)  10 000

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