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The specimen shown is a two centimes, Marianne head, of a type struck under the Third Republic of [[France]] 1897-1920. All are Paris mint issues. The 1907 is a very scarce date. The total production for the series is about 23 million, compared to ten million Céres head two centimes (1877-97). All the bronze two centimes pieces were demonetized in 1940.  
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The specimen shown is a two centimes, Marianne head, of a type struck under the Third Republic of [[France]] 1897-1920. All are Paris mint issues. The 1907 is a very scarce date. The total production for the series is about 23 million, compared to ten million Cérès head two centimes (1877-97). All the bronze two centimes pieces were demonetized in 1940.  
  
 
''Recorded mintage:'' 250,000<sup>[1]</sup>.
 
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Latest revision as of 23:24, 23 June 2019

from the Mountain Groan Collection
France 1907 2 centimes rev DSLR.jpg

The specimen shown is a two centimes, Marianne head, of a type struck under the Third Republic of France 1897-1920. All are Paris mint issues. The 1907 is a very scarce date. The total production for the series is about 23 million, compared to ten million Cérès head two centimes (1877-97). All the bronze two centimes pieces were demonetized in 1940.

Recorded mintage: 250,000[1].

Specification: 2 g, bronze, 20 mm diameter, plain edge, designed by Jean-Baptiste Daniel-Dupuis (1849-99).

Catalog reference: F.110/10, KM 828.

Source:

  • [1]Prieur, Michel, and Laurent Schmitt, Le Franc 10: Les Monnaies, Paris: Éditions les Chevau-légers, 2014.
  • Gadoury, Victor, Monnaies Françaises, 1789-2011, 20me éd., Monaco: Éditions Victor Gadoury, 2011.
  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.

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