5 Centimes - Honoré V large head

Features

Country Monaco
Prince Honoré V (1819-1841)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1837
Value 5 Centimes (0.05)
Currency Ancien franc (1837-1960)
Composition Brass
Weight 9 g
Diameter 28 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 6368
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References KM# 95.1,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Gad# MC103
Francesco Pastrone; 2017. Monnaies francaises, 1789-2017 (23rd edition). Éditions Victor Gadoury, Monaco.

Obverse

NOTE: large head means the lower tip of the bust nearly reaches the rim and reaches out to the "H"

Lettering:
HONORE V PRINCE DE MONACO
BORREL F.

Engraver: Maurice Borrel

Maurice Valentin Borrel, known as Maurice Borrel, born in Montataire on 18 August 1804 and died in Chevilly-Larue (Val-de-Marne) on 29 March 18821, was a French sculptor, engraver and medallist.

Reverse

Lettering:
CINQ
CENTIMES
1837
M
C

Engraver: Maurice Borrel

Maurice Valentin Borrel, known as Maurice Borrel, born in Montataire on 18 August 1804 and died in Chevilly-Larue (Val-de-Marne) on 29 March 18821, was a French sculptor, engraver and medallist.

Edge

Imprinted

Lettering: >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1837 M C

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