Belgium 1844 2 centimes
"BELGIQUE, Royaume, Léopold Ier (1831-1865), Cu 2 centimes, 1844. BRAEMT F. avec point. Superbe. (kingdom of Belgium, Leopold I, 1831-65, copper two centimes of 1844, engraver's name with dot. Extremely Fine.)"This type was struck 1833-65 in large quantities but most dates before 1845 are scarce in nice condition.
Recorded mintage: 1,802,000 including KM 4.4 (without dot), a better date.
Specification: copper, 3.6 g.
Catalog reference: Bogaert 218A, KM 4.2.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Elsen, Philippe, et al., Vente Publique 142, Brussels: Jean Elsen et ses Fils, S.A., 2019.