50 Francs Essai

Features

Country French Polynesia
Type Pattern
Year 1967
Value 50 francs
50 XPF = 0.51 USD
Currency CFP Franc (1945-date)
Composition Nickel
Weight 15 g
Diameter 33 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Number N# 76252
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References KM# E3
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Obverse

Capped bust Marianne to left above date.

Lettering:
RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
R. JOLY
ESSAI
1967

Engraver: Raymond Joly

Raymond Joly, born February 4, 1911 in the 18th district of Paris, and died June 18, 2006, is a French sculptor, coin engraver and medalist.

Reverse

Denomination above Moorea Harbor

Lettering:
POLYNESIE FRANCAISE
50 f
GA

Engraver: Aleth Guzman-Nageotte

Aleth Guzman-Nageotte (1904, Burgundy – 1978, Paris) was a French sculptor and medalist.

Edge

Reeded

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1967  1 700 Essai

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