+ Filters
New Search
Filters
Available Exact wording Only in the title
E-shopLoading...
GradeLoading...
PriceLoading...

Live auction - fmd_722882 - 50 centimes Cérès, IIe République 1851 Paris F.184/5

50 centimes Cérès, IIe République 1851 Paris F.184/5 MS62 PCGS
You must signin and be an approved bidder to bid, LOGIN TO BID. Accounts are subject to approval and the approval process takes place within 48 hours. Do not wait until the day a sale closes to register. Clicking on "BID" constitutes acceptance of the terms of use of cgb.fr private live auctions. Bids must be placed in whole Euro amounts only. The sale will start closing at the time stated on the item description; any bids received at the site after the closing time will not be executed. Transmission times may vary and bids could be rejected if you wait until the last second. For further information check the Live auction FAQ

All winning bids are subject to a 18% buyer’s fee.
Estimate : 450 €
Price : 250 €
Maximum bid : 250 €
End of the sale : 07 March 2023 17:24:11
bidders : 1 bidder
Type : 50 centimes Cérès, IIe République
Date: 1851
Mint name / Town : Paris
Quantity minted : 849.611
Metal : silver
Diameter : 18 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,50 g.
Edge : cannelée
Slab
slab PCGS
PCGS : MS62
Coments on the condition:
Sous coque PCGS MS62

Obverse


Obverse legend : REPUBLIQUE * FRANÇAISE..
Obverse description : Tête de la République à gauche en Cérès, déesse des moissons, portant un collier de perles, un double chignon et une couronne composite de blé, fleurs, olivier et olives, chêne et glands, nouée par un ruban descendant sur le cou et passant sur le front où est inscrit le mot CONCOR ; sous la tranche du cou le long du listel E. A. OUDINÉ. F..

Reverse


Reverse legend : (DIFFÉRENT) (DEUX GLANDS SUR UNE BRANCHE) LIBERTE . EGALITE . FRATERNITE . (DIFFÉRENT).
Reverse description : 50 / CENT., en deux lignes dans le champ, au-dessus du millésime, dans une couronne composite de deux branches de chêne et de deux de laurier, nouées deux par deux en bas par un ruban ; sous le nœud, la lettre d'atelier.

Historical background


II REPUBLIC

(02/24/1848-12/2/1852)

During the February 1848 revolution, Louis-Philippe abdicated in favor of his grandson, but the latter was not recognized by the Chambers and, on February 24, the Republic was proclaimed by a decree of the provisional government.. He proclaimed the freedom of work, the abolition of the death penalty in political matters, universal suffrage. The national workshops were created in March 1848. Elections are held in April and result in the success of moderate Republicans. The closing of the national workshops causes riots which are bloodily repressed by General Cavaignac who is appointed chairman of the council. The rebels are executed, imprisoned, deported. Legislative power is entrusted to a single assembly while the President of the Republic, elected by universal suffrage, holds the executive. The latter is Prince Louis Napoleon. He came into conflict with the assembly in 1850 because his re-election was unconstitutional.. Louis Napoleon then engages in the preparation of the coup d'etat which allows him, on December 2, 1851, to install his dictatorship. In November 1852, it was proposed to restore the hereditary imperial dignity. The plebiscite of November 21-22 gives nearly eight million yes for the Empire while the no collected only about 250. 000 votes. On December 2, 1852, Louis Napoleon was proclaimed emperor under the name of Napoleon III..

cgb.fr uses cookies to guarantee a better user experience and to carry out statistics of visits.
To remove the banner, you must accept or refuse their use by clicking on the corresponding buttons.

x