1 Franc - Léopold III BELGIE-BELGIQUE

1 Franc - Léopold III (BELGIE-BELGIQUE) -  obverse1 Franc - Léopold III (BELGIE-BELGIQUE) -  reverse

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Features

Country Belgium
King Leopold III (1934-1951)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1939-1940
Value 1 Franc (1 BEF)
Currency Franc (1832-2001)
Composition Nickel
Weight 4.5 g
Diameter 21.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 12-01-1952
References KM# 120,
  • 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.
Schön# 75,
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Helmut Kahnt, Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Gerhard Schön, Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461383.
LA# BFM-98
Laurens Aernout; 2017. Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften, 1831-2017. Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen, Belgium. ISBN 9789082449013.

Obverse

Three coats of arms of West-Flanders, Namur and Limbourg in front of a tree dividing the bilingual legend.

Lettering: BELGIE BELGIQUE =

Translation: BELGIUM BELGIUM =

Engraver: Ernest Wijnants

Ernest Lodewijk Adolf Wijnants (Mechelen, 24 September 1878 - 8 December 1964) was a Belgian sculptor and painter.

Reverse

A sitting lion, date below and value at the right, designer at the left.

Lettering:
1
FR
1940
E.WIJNANTS

Engraver: Ernest Wijnants

Ernest Lodewijk Adolf Wijnants (Mechelen, 24 September 1878 - 8 December 1964) was a Belgian sculptor and painter.

Edge

Reeded

Mint

Bruxelles, Belgium

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1939  36,000,000 0.24 0.47 0.44 0.61 2.17 68%
1940  10,865,000 0.30 0.21 0.65 0.85 4.44 56%

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