France 1933 2 francs
This specimen is a common date of a series struck 1931-41 during the last years of the French Third Republic. Most of the dates are common, except for the 1935, but are not readily available in nice condition. There are similar one franc and fifty centimes issues.
Recorded mintage: 8,412,770.
Specification: 8 g, aluminum bronze, 27 mm diameter, plain edge, designed by Pierre Alexandre Morlon (1878-1951).
Catalog reference: F.268/5, KM 886.
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- Gadoury, Victor, Monnaies Françaises, 1789-2011, 20me éd., Monaco: Éditions Victor Gadoury, 2011.
- Prieur, Michel, and Laurent Schmitt, Le Franc 10: Les Monnaies, Paris: Éditions les Chevau-légers, 2014.