25 Centimes - Léopold III BELGIE-BELGIQUE

Features

Issuer Belgium
King Leopold III (1934-1951)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1938
Value 25 Centimes (0.25 BEF)
Currency Franc (1832-2001)
Composition Nickel brass (64% Copper, 20% Zinc, 16% Nickel)
Weight 6.5 g
Diameter 26 mm
Thickness 1.65 mm
Shape Round with a round hole
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 1 March 1968
Number N# 5325
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 115,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
LA# BFM-59,
Laurens Aernout; 2017. Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften : 1831-2017. Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Schön# 74,
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.
Mor# 462
Peter Eyckmans, Frans Morin; 2019. Catalogue officiel des monnaies belges de 1832 jusqu'à présent. Antwerpen Eyckmans, Antwerp, Belgium.

Obverse

Monogram of Léopold III around center hole, date below.

Lettering: 1938

Engraver: Oscar Jespers

Oscar Jespers, born in Borgerhout on 22 May 1887 and died in Brussels on 1 December 1970, was a Belgian expressionist sculptor.

Reverse

Coats of arms of Brussels (left), Mons (middle) and Bruges (right) surrounded by bilingual legends. Value and designer below.

Lettering:
BELGIE-BELGIQUE
25 c
O. JESPERS

Translation:
Belgium Belgium
25 Centimes
O.Jespers

Engraver: Oscar Jespers

Oscar Jespers, born in Borgerhout on 22 May 1887 and died in Brussels on 1 December 1970, was a Belgian expressionist sculptor.

Edge

Smooth

Mint

Brussels, Belgium (983-date)

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1938  14 932 000 $ 0.16 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.74 99% KM#115.1; Coin alignment
1938  1.4% KM#115.2; Medal alignment

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