Germany 1930-E 5 mark Dav-973
"DEUTSCHLAND Weimarer Republik 5 Reichsmark 1930, Muldenhütten. Zur Rheinlandräumung. Polierte Platte. FDC. (Weimar Republic, five reichsmark of 1930, Muldenhütten mint, on the liberation of the Rhineland, proof.)"This type is not rare but still expensive. The occasion of the commemorative was the withdrawal of French occupation troops from the Rhineland and its return to German control.
Recorded mintage: 45,000 plus a few proofs.
Specification: 25 g, .500 fine silver, 37 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: J. 347, KM 71, Dav-973.
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- Davenport, John S., European Crowns and Talers, Since 1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1964.
- Numismatic Coins, Medals, Banknotes & Books: Auction 9, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2012.