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5 Francs

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Features

Country France - Modern
Period Third Republic (1870-1940)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1933-1939
Value 5 Francs (5)
Currency Franc (1795-1959)
Composition Nickel
Weight 12 g
Diameter 31 mm
Thickness 2.1 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 09-21-1939
References KM# 888,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Gad# 760,
Monnaies francaises
by Francesco Pastrone
(Victor Gadoury)
F# 336,
Le Franc
by Stéphane Desrousseaux, Michel Prieur, Laurent Schmitt
(Les Chevau-légers)
Schön# 203
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

Laureate head left

Lettering:
REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
A. LAVRILLIER

Translation: FRENCH REPUBLIC

Engraver: André-Marie Lavrillier

André-Marie Lavrillier, born on May 7, 1885 in Paris, and died in 1958, is a French engraver-medalist, winner of the Prix de Rome in 1914.

Reverse

Denomination above date within sectioned wreath

Lettering:
RF
5
FRANCS
1938

Engraver: André-Marie Lavrillier

André-Marie Lavrillier, born on May 7, 1885 in Paris, and died in 1958, is a French engraver-medalist, winner of the Prix de Rome in 1914.

Edge

Smooth

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1933  56,686,410 1.66 2.37 2.82 75% 3 variants; see comments
1933 ESSAI 1.9% Essai
1934 ESSAI 0.20% Essai
1935  54,164,533 1.66 2.22 2.91 0.98 59% 2 variants; see comments
1936  186,336 0.9% Very rare
1937  1,925,844 63.80 3% (fr) F. 336/6
1938  4,819,051 41.61 133.15 6% (fr) F. 336/7
1939  157,700 0.8% very very rare (only 10 pieces found)

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