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25 Centimes - Léopold II Dutch text

25 Centimes - Léopold II (Dutch text) -  obverse25 Centimes - Léopold II (Dutch text) -  reverse

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Features

Country Belgium
King Leopold II (1865-1909)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1908
Value 25 Centimes (0.25 BEF)
Currency Franc (1832-2001)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 6.5 g
Diameter 26 mm
Thickness 1.65 mm
Shape Round with a hole
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 63,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
LA# BFM-54,
Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften
by Laurens Aernout
(Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen)
Schön# 13,
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)
Mor# 255
Monnaies Belges
by Frans Morin
(Peter Eyckmans)

Obverse

The royal monogram of King Leopold II is surrounded with lettering in Dutch. Date below.

Lettering:
KONINKRIJK BELGIË *
• 1908 •

Translation:
KINGDOM OF BELGIUM *
• 1908 •

Engraver: Alphonse Michaux

Alphonse Michaux (1860–1928) was a Belgian coin engraver and medallist, appointed chief engraver of the Brussels Mint (La Monnaie de Bruxelles) in 1895, and best known for engraving dies for a series of Belgian coins with a distinctive hole in the center. Michaux also engraved coins for Luxembourg, Persia, Romania, and Colombia.

Reverse

The center hole is flanked by an olive sprig and value. Designer below.

Lettering:
25
CEN
A. MICHAUX

Engraver: Alphonse Michaux

Alphonse Michaux (1860–1928) was a Belgian coin engraver and medallist, appointed chief engraver of the Brussels Mint (La Monnaie de Bruxelles) in 1895, and best known for engraving dies for a series of Belgian coins with a distinctive hole in the center. Michaux also engraved coins for Luxembourg, Persia, Romania, and Colombia.

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1908  4,011,357 0.65 0.65 3.17 3.17

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