250 Francs Queen Astrid

250 Francs (Queen Astrid) - obverse250 Francs (Queen Astrid) - reverse

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Features

Issuer Belgium
King Albert II (1993-2013)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1995
Value 250 Francs (250 BEF)
Currency Franc (1832-2001)
Composition Silver (.925) (7.5% copper)
Weight 18.75 g
Diameter 33 mm
Thickness 2.7 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Variable alignment ↺
Demonetized 10 December 2001
Number
N#
6887
References KM# 199,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
LA# BFM-208,
Laurens Aernout; 2017. Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften : 1831-2017. Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Schön# 177
Gerhard Schön; 2022. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 1 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

60th Anniversary - Death of Queen Astrid

Obverse

Crowned coats of arms of Belgium and Sweden. Trilingual (Dutch, French, German) legend above, value below. Mint mark at left, privy mark at right.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
BELGIE・BELGIQUE・BELGIEN
250 F

Unabridged legend: Frank / Francs

Translation: Belgium

Reverse

Portrait of Queen Astrid facing front with text in Latin surrounding.

Script: Latin

Lettering: ASTRID REGINA BELGARUM 1935-1995

Translation: Astrid, Queen of Belgium

Engraver: Jan Alfons Keustermans

Edge

Reeded

250 Francs (Queen Astrid) -  obverse

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Mint

Mintmark of Royal Mint of Belgium Royal Mint of Belgium, Brussels, Belgium (983-2017)

Mark

Scales Romain Coenen, Coins Commissioner, Royal Mint of Belgium (1987-2009)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1995  Scales 177 001 $ 15 $ 16 $ 16 83% Morin 970; Coin alignment
1995  Scales 25 000 $ 16 25% Morin 971; Proof; Medal alignment

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