5 Xu

5 Xu -  obverse5 Xu -  reverse

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Features

Country South Vietnam
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1975
Value 5 Xu (0.05)
Currency Southern "liberation" đồng (1975-1978)
Composition Aluminium
Weight 1.5 g
Diameter 23 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape Round with a round hole
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 3182
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# A10,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Schön# 51
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

A bird and ornaments around the hole, face value below

Lettering:
NGÂN HÀNG VIỆT NAM
5
XU

Translation: Bank of Vietnam

Reverse

Face value framed with ornament-like plant stalks.

Lettering:
NĂM
XU
5

Edge

Smooth

Comments

*  This coin was issued by the revolutionary Provisional Government of South Vietnam, which ruled South Vietnam from defeat to North Vietnam in April 1975 until unification in July 1976.

* Four variants known.
  Type 1: Narrow ribbon on Obverse
- The 1st one: Grooves on plant stalks. The leaf in lower left is wavy..
- The 2rd one: Plant stalks without groove. The leaf in lower left is arc.
Type 1: Wide ribbon on Obverse
- The 1st one: Bolder lettering.
- The 2rd one: Lighter lettering.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1975)  4.36 4.84 5.38 8.47

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