2 Centimes - Léopold II Dutch text

2 Centimes - Léopold II (Dutch text) -  obverse2 Centimes - Léopold II (Dutch text) -  reverse

© smy77

Features

Issuer Belgium
King Leopold II (1865-1909)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1902-1909
Value 2 Centimen (0.02 BEF)
Currency Franc (1832-2001)
Composition Copper
Weight 4 g
Diameter 21.5 mm
Thickness 1.2 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 6160
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 36,
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-11,
Laurens Aernout; 2017. Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften : 1831-2017. Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Schön# 2
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

A lion, symbol of Belgium, with a paw over the Belgian Constitution dating 1831. Around is the Belgian motto in Dutch. Value and designer below.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
EENDRACHT MAAKT MACHT
BELGISCHE GRONDWET 1831 *
2 CENT N.
BRAEMT.F

Translation:
UNITY MAKES STRENGTH
BELGIAN CONSTITUTION 1831*
2 CENTIMES
BRAEMT (F = Fecit = Made by)

Engraver: Joseph-Pierre Braemt

Reverse

The royal monogram is surrounded with lettering in Dutch. Date below.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
LEOPOLD II KONING DER BELGEN **
・1905・

Translation:
LEOPOLD II KING OF THE BELGIANS **
・1905・

Engraver: Joseph-Pierre Braemt

Edge

Reeded

2 Centimes - Léopold II (Dutch text) -  obverse

© smy77

Mint

Brussels, Belgium (983-date)

Comments


The years 1902 and 1905 exist with the E of CENT complete or not complete.
1909 only with non-full E (Aernout ed. 2017, p. 23)

See also

Manage my collection

Please sign in or create an account to manage your collection.

Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1902  2 488 114 $ 0.50 $ 1.15 $ 1.15 $ 1.15 42%
1905  4 986 481 $ 0.28 $ 1.01 $ 1.01 $ 3.02 $ 5.04 73%
1905  0% overdate 1905/02
1909  565 062 $ 0.65 $ 3.68 $ 7.05 17%

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as an indication only; they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange it: Lauras_dad, Crapgamer, jmb75, quartz, Griffindian, D1V9D, remy95480, djfat325, abeilleecureuil, Sloeber, JeroenVDV, numisft, eric.jj.lyon, KeesE, Sumair, manach, dom411, Buschigel, moi4992, smy77, fluber20, travesuker, Netherlands62, doyle6691, guegue7, Marc-AntoineV, MikeF, taotassin, wolfektron, DAN1949, DmaxCoins, Tanman2001, giobigioba, letocapo

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×9)
Country: Belgium
Languages: English German French Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×53)
Country: United Kingdom
Languages: English Welsh
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×115)
Country: France
Languages: French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×134)
Country: Lithuania
Languages: English Lithuanian
Feedback: none
Country: United States
Languages: English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×11)
Country: Belgium
Languages: French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×313)
Country: France
Languages: French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×40)
Country: Italy
Languages: English Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×950)
Country: France
Languages: French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×48)
Country: Belgium
Languages: English Dutch
Feedback: none
Country: Belgium
Languages: English Dutch French Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×32)
Country: Luxembourg
Languages: French Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×102)
Country: France
Languages: French English
Feedback: none
Country: Netherlands
Languages: English German Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×70)
Country: Netherlands
Languages: English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×315)
Country: France
Languages: French
Feedback: none
Country: Belgium
Languages: French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×262)
Country: Germany
Languages: English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×151)
Country: Belgium
Languages: French English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×242)
Country: Luxembourg
Languages: French German English Luxembourgish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: Spain
Languages: English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: Spain
Languages: English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×14)
Country: Netherlands
Languages: English German Dutch
Feedback: none
Country: United Kingdom
Languages: English
Feedback: none
Country: Belgium
Languages: French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×68)
Country: France
Languages: French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×56)
Country: France
Languages: French English Italian
Feedback: none
Country: Belgium
Languages: French English Spanish Italian
Feedback: none
Country: Belgium
Languages: English French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×35)
Country: Belgium
Languages: French
Feedback: none
Country: United States
Languages: English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×13)
Country: United States
Languages: English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×30)
Country: Belgium
Languages: French English Italian Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×351)
Country: Spain
Languages: English Spanish

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 9 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Belgium at eBay

Contribute to the catalogue

Modify or add data on this page
Register a past auction sale
Duplicate this page