Get back to the old design

25 Centimes - Léopold III BELGIQUE-BELGIE

25 Centimes - Léopold III (BELGIQUE-BELGIE) -  obverse25 Centimes - Léopold III (BELGIQUE-BELGIE) -  reverse

© tolnomur

Features

Country Belgium
King Leopold III (1934-1951)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1938-1939
Value 25 Centimes (0.25 BEF)
Currency Franc (1832-2001)
Composition Nickel brass (Cu (.640), Zn (.200), Ni (.160))
Weight 6.5 g
Diameter 26 mm
Thickness 1.6 mm
Shape Round with a round hole
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 03-01-1968
References KM# 114,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
LA# BFM-58
Laurens Aernout; 2017. Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften, 1831-2017. Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen, Belgium. ISBN 9789082449013.

Obverse

Monogram of Léopold III around the center hole, date below.

Lettering: 1938

Engraver: Oscar Jespers

Oscar Jespers, born in Borgerhout on 22 May 1887 and died in Brussels on 1 December 1970, was a Belgian expressionist sculptor.

Reverse

Coats of arms of Brussels (left), Mons (middle) and Bruges (right) surrounded by bilingual legends with the value and designer's name below.

Lettering:
BELGIQUE-BELGIE
25c
O.JESPERS

Translation:
Belgium-Belgium
25 Centimes
O.Jespers

Designer: Oscar Jespers

Oscar Jespers, born in Borgerhout on 22 May 1887 and died in Brussels on 1 December 1970, was a Belgian expressionist sculptor.

Edge

Smooth

Mint

Bruxelles, Belgium

Comments

Variant in date 1939

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1938  7,200,000 0.59 0.62 1.08 2.05 50% KM#114.1
1939  7,732,000 0.24 0.36 0.64 1.18 4.26 73% KM#114.1
1939  1.9% KM#114.2; Medal alignment

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. 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: Sisilija, cyprusalexander, owen911, yvan57, ventrejaune01, MHDarius, BenoitKaisin, 323kev, FranzG, jorge do outeiro, katcha, Boubymomo, Chech, andrei.anghelov, Buschigel, jpbp18, Newtony, odedbil, xabier, Leitwolf, backpacktrip, Ronald70, albert1er, brugra, Patrick7, theangel3, FelixEshed, Luiss

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×185)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×119)
Country: Cyprus
Languages : English Greek Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×73)
Country: France
Languages : French German English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×214)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×4)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×187)
Country: Lithuania
Languages : English Lithuanian Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×3)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×31)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×67)
Country: Norway
Languages : English German Spanish Norwegian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×525)
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×154)
Country: Slovenia
Languages : English Slovenian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1601)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×78)
Country: Canada
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×18)
Country: Moldova
Languages : English Italian Romanian Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×174)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: none
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: none
Country: Belgium
Languages : English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×37)
Country: Israel
Languages : English German Hebrew
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×35)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×19)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×19)
Country: Netherlands
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×19)
Country: Italy
Languages : English German Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×64)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French English Dutch
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×182)
Country: Italy
Languages : English French Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×1)
Country: Germany
Languages : English German
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×44)
Country: Sweden
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×419)
Country: Israel
Languages : English Spanish Hebrew Polish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×50)
Country: Argentina
Languages : English Spanish

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 7 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

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Match past online sales