Denmark 1971 ore
This specimen is a zinc one øre issued under King Frederik IX, and was issued 1956-1971, superseding a similar type of 1948-55. The privy mark (for Copenhagen) is shown as a small heart on the reverse, along with C and S, the initials of the mint officials.
Recorded mintage: 21,983,000.
Specification: 1.6 g, zinc, 16 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 839.2.
- 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.