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fmd_180191 - 50 centimes Morlon 1947 Paris F.192/19

50 centimes Morlon 1947 Paris F.192/19 XF45
160.00 €(Approx. 180.80$ | 142.40£)
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Type : 50 centimes Morlon
Date: 1947
Mint name / Town : Paris
Quantity minted : 2170000
Metal : bronze-aluminium
Diameter : 17,96 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 2,01 g.
Edge : lisse
Rarity : R1
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Obverse


Obverse legend : REPVBLIQVE - FRANÇAISE.
Obverse description : Buste de la République à gauche, coiffée du bonnet phrygien orné d’une cocarde sous couronne composite d’olivier, de chêne et de blé ; signé MORLON derrière.

Reverse


Reverse legend : LIBERTE. EGALITE / FRATERNITE.
Reverse description : 50 / CENTIMES / 1947 entre deux cornes d'abondance.

Historical background


PROVISIONAL GOVERNMENT OF THE FRENCH REPUBLIC

(26/08/1944-16/01/1947)

The Provisional Government of the French Republic (GPRF) is the name given to the French Committee of National Liberation (CFLN) headed by General de Gaulle in June 1944 and in anticipation of the Allied landings. Recognized by the United States, gradually, the Provisional Government of the French Republic, whose authority extended to the liberated areas. The government moved to Paris 31 August 1944 and revised in September to allow entry of people from the inner resistance. This government remains in office until January 16, 1947, the date of the election of Vincent Auriol as President of the Fourth Republic. At its head follow one another General de Gaulle, Félix Gouin, Georges Bidault and Blum.

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