50 Euro Cent - Albert II 1st map, 1st type, 1st portrait

50 Euro Cent - Albert II (1st map, 1st type, 1st portrait) -  obverse50 Euro Cent - Albert II (1st map, 1st type, 1st portrait) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Belgium
King Albert II (1993-2013)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1999-2006
Value 50 Euro Cent
0.5 EUR = USD 0.52
Currency Euro (2002-date)
Composition Nordic gold
Weight 7.8 g
Diameter 24.25 mm
Thickness 2.38 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 76
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 229,
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# BEM-6.1,
Laurens Aernout; 2017. Catalogus van Belgische Numismatische Uitgiften : 1831-2017. Numismatica Zuidwest-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Schön# 207
Gerhard Schön; 2018. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (46. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

The portrait in left profile of King Albert II is encircled by the twelve stars of Europe, among which is situated his monogram: a capital "A" with the Roman numeral "II" underneath a crown

Lettering: A II 2004

Engraver: Jan Alfons Keustermans

Jan Alfons Keustermans is a Belgian engraver and medalist.

Reverse

A map, next to the face value, symbolizes the gathering of the fifteen nations of the European Union

Lettering: 50 EURO CENT LL

Engraver: Luc Luycx

Luc Luycx is the designer of the common side of the euro coins. Luycx is a computer engineer, and medallist living in Dendermonde, Belgium, and has worked for the Royal Belgian Mint for 15 years. He designed the euro coins in 1996.

Edge

Indented

50 Euro Cent - Albert II (1st map, 1st type, 1st portrait) -  obverse

© Cyrillius

Mint

Brussels, Belgium (983-date)

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1999  197 000 000 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.71 84%
1999  40 000 $ 1.57 1.7% In Sets only
1999  10 388 0.6% Proof
2000  40 000 $ 8.87 2% In Sets only
2000  10 388 0.4% Proof
2001  40 000 $ 8.35 2% In Sets only
2001  10 388 0.4% Proof
2002  50 000 000 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 1.67 31%
2002  140 000 $ 2.09 3% In Sets only
2002  7 866 0.4% Proof
2003  185 000 $ 3.13 5% In Sets only
2003  7 866 0.4% Proof
2004  15 000 000 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.52 $ 0.75 $ 0.75 23%
2004  85 250 $ 3.13 1.5% In Sets only
2004  3 006 0.4% Proof
2005  53 100 $ 4.18 2% In Sets only
2005  3 006 0.4% Proof
2006  43 018 $ 4.18 2% In Sets only
2006  3 006 0.3% Proof

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