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10 Centimes - Louis-Philippe I

Features

Country French colonies
(France)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1839-1844
Value 10 Centimes (0.1)
Currency Franc (1795-1959)
Composition Bronze
Weight 20 g
Diameter 30 mm
Thickness 3.1 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 13,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Zay# 45-48
Ernest Zay; 1892. Histoire monétaire des colonies françaises, d'aprés les documents officiels. J. Montorier, Paris, France.

Obverse

Laureate head of Louis-Philippe I facing left

Lettering:
LOUIS PHILIPPE I ROI DES FRANÇAIS
TIOLIER ET BARRE

Translation: Louis Philippe I King of the French

Engraver: Jean-Jacques Barre

Jean-Jacques Barre was the general engraver at the Monnaie de Paris between 1842 and 1855. In this position, he engraved and designed French medals, the Great Seal of France, bank notes and postage stamps. His name is sometimes written as Jacques-Jean.

Reverse

Denomination within wreath, date below

Lettering:
COLONIES FRANÇAISES
10
CENT.
A 1839

Translation: French Colonies

Engraver: Jean-Jacques Barre

Jean-Jacques Barre was the general engraver at the Monnaie de Paris between 1842 and 1855. In this position, he engraved and designed French medals, the Great Seal of France, bank notes and postage stamps. His name is sometimes written as Jacques-Jean.

Edge

Smooth

Mint

A Paris, France (864-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1839 A 300,000 12.75 27.98 44%
1841 A 300,620 13.88 43%
1843 A 1.1% Proof
1843 A 100,616 35.54 39.05 18% Struck for the Marquesas Islands
1844 A 100,332 21% Struck for the Marquesas Islands

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