French Indochina 1895-A 50 cent
"Französisch Indochina, 50 Cent 1895 A, Paris. Prachtvolle Erhaltung. FDC. Winz. Randfhler. (French Indochina, fifty cent of 1895, Paris mint. Cabinet piece. Brilliant uncirculated, Minor edge nick.)"This type was struck 1885, 1889, 1894-95. Later issues were of reduced weight.
Recorded mintage: 100,000.
Specification: 13.60 g, .900 fine silver, this specimen 13.61 g.
Catalog reference: Lecompte 257. KM 4.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Richter, Jurg, Sincona Auction 51: Gold and Silver Coins and Medals; Coins and Medals from Switzerland, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2018.