Belgium 1955 20 francs
"BELGIQUE, Royaume, Baudouin (1951-1993), AR 20 francs, 1955 FR, Très Rare. Superbe. (kingdom of Belgium, Baldwin I (1951-93), silver twenty francs of 1955, French legends, very rare, extremely fine.)"This type was issued 1949-55 with French and Flemish legends and is common except for the 1955. A similar fifty francs (KM 136 and KM 137) also exists.
Recorded mintage: 1,730,000.
Specification: 8 g, .835 fine silver.
Catalog reference: Bogaert, 3002, KM-140.1.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Philippe Elsen et al., Vente Publique 122: Collection de monnaies chinoises, Brussels: Jean Elsen et ses Fils, S. A., 2014.