Denmark 1961-CS 25 ore
This specimen is a copper-nickel twenty-five øre issued under King Frederik IX, and was issued 1960-67. It superseded an earlier type (KM 842.2) with a different monogram of the king. It is worthless in all grades. The privy mark (for Copenhagen) is shown as a small heart reverse, along with C and S, the initials of the mint officials.
Recorded mintage: 20,860,000.
Specification: 4.5 g, copper-nickel, 23 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 850.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Siegs Møntcatalog 2016: Danmark med Omrader, 48 ed., Frederikssund, Siegs Forlag ApS, 2015.