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5 Francs - Léopold III Dutch text

5 Francs - Léopold III (Dutch text) -  obverse5 Francs - Léopold III (Dutch text) -  reverse

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Features

Country Belgium
King Leopold III (1934-1951)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1936
Value 5 Francs (5 BEF)
Currency Franc (1832-2001)
Composition Nickel
Weight 12 g
Diameter 31 mm
Thickness 2.3 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized 09-01-1972
References KM# 109,
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Michael, Thomas & Tracy L. Schmidt; 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Michael, Thomas (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Schmidt, Tracy L. (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
LA# BFM-132,
Laurens Aernout; 2017. Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften, 1831-2017. Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen, Belgium. ISBN 9789082449013.
Mor# 452
Peter Eyckmans, Frans Morin; 2019. Catalogue officiel des monnaies belges de 1832 jusqu'à présent. Antwerpen Eyckmans, Antwerp, Belgium.

Obverse

Head of King Leopold III facing left, his name and designer below, year at the right

Lettering:
1936
RAU
LEOPOLD III

Engraver: Marcel Rau

Reverse

Value in center, crown above, laurel below.

Lettering:
BELGIE
5
FR

Engraver: Marcel Rau

Edge

Reeded with incused inscription

Lettering: * BELGIQUE * * BELGIE *

Translation: * BELGIUM * * BELGIUM *

5 Francs - Léopold III (Dutch text) -  obverse

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Mint

Brussels, Belgium

Comments

Position A: value facing up, text is readable
Position B: value facing up, text is NOT readable

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1936  2,497,500 5.36 5.36 5.40 84% KM#109.1; coin alignment; Position A
1936  5.35 24% KM#109.1; coin alignment; Position B
1936  1.5% KM#109.2; medal alignment; edge varieties exist

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