¼ Florin - Franz Joseph I

¼ Florin - Franz Joseph I -  obverse ¼ Florin - Franz Joseph I -  reverse


Country Austria - Habsburg
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1857-1859
Value 1/4 Florin = 25 Kreuzer (0.25)
Composition Silver (.520)
Weight 5.345 g
Diameter 24 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 05-31-1893
References KM# 2213
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)


Wreathed head of the young Francis Joseph right.


Engraver: Josef Daniel Böhm


Austrian imperial double headed eagle with coat of arms at chest, holding sword, imperial staff and orb.

¼ FL

Engraver: Franz Gaul



Lettering: VIRIBVS * ~ * ~ * VNITIS * ~ * ~ *

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.

Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1857 A Mintage shared with 1858 A
1857 B Mintage shared with 1858 B
1857 E Mintage shared with 1858 E
1857 M Mintage shared with 1858 M
1857 V Mintage shared with 1858 V
1858 A 31,196,724 7.94 15.07
1858 B 2,982,089
1858 E 1,978,874
1858 M 824,088
1858 V 2,362,940
1859 M 27,415,267 Mintage shared with 1859 M KM# 2214

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 a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging coins. Numista does not buy or sell coins.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange this coin: smy77, mic29

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×236)
Country: Luxembourg
Languages : French German English Luxembourgish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×11)
Country: France
Languages : French English

» See details for each year/mintmark

Numista Rarity index: 38 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 and 100 meaning a rare coin among Numista members.

Bullion value: 1.63 USD Search tips
This value is given for information purpose only. It is based on a price of silver at 585 USD/kg. Numista does not buy or sell coins or metal.

» Buy coins from Austria (Habsburg)

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add information about this coin
Match coins from past online sales
¼ Florin - Franz Joseph I