France 1810-K 5 francs

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from CGB sale 31, lot 1694

This specimen was lot 1694 in CGB sale 31 (Paris, June 2007). This is a scarce date from the Bordeaux mint, being priced about nine times the common date (1811-A). The type was struck 1809-14.

Recorded mintage: 119,495[1].

Specification: 25 g, .900 fine silver, 37 mm diameter, edge lettered DIEU PROTEGE LA FRANCE, designed by Pierre Joseph Tiolier.

Catalog reference: Gad-584; Dav-85, F.307/19, KM 694.

Source:

  • Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
  • Gadoury, Victor, Monnaies Françaises, 1789-2011, 20me éd., Monaco: Éditions Victor Gadoury, 2011.
  • [1]Prieur, Michel, and Laurent Schmitt, Le Franc 10: Les Monnaies, Paris: Éditions les Chevau-légers, 2013.

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