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

E-auction 528-446446 - fco_840793 - FRENCH INDOCHINA 1/2 Centième 1938 Paris

FRENCH INDOCHINA 1/2 Centième 1938 Paris XF
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 e-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 ckeck the E-auctions F.A.Q.

NO BUYER'S FEE.
Estimate : 15 €
Price : 15 €
Maximum bid : 16 €
End of the sale : 29 May 2023 16:03:20
bidders : 5 bidders
Type : 1/2 Centième
Date: 1938
Mint name / Town : Paris
Quantity minted : 16665472
Metal : bronze
Diameter : 21 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 36,99 g.
Edge : lisse
Rarity : R1
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : R-F AUTOUR D'UN ROND PERFORÉ.
Obverse description : Bonnet phrygien à gauche orné d’une cocarde, dans une couronne formée de deux branches de chêne nouées par un ruban ; signé au-dessous EM. LINDAUER.

Reverse


Reverse legend : INDOCHINE/ FRANÇAISE / 1/2 - CENT/ 1938.
Reverse description : deux rameaux de riz noués s’ouvrant autour de la perforation centrale.

Historical background


FRENCH INDOCHINA

(4/09/1870-10/07/1940)

French Indochina is part of the former French colonial empire, creation of the colonial administration, bringing together several territories: the protectorates of Tonkin and Annam and the colony of Cochinchina, grouped together from 1949 within the State of Vietnam, the French Protectorate of Laos and the French Protectorate of Cambodia. The Indochinese Union is created by the union of different territories of Southeast Asia colonized or passed under French protectorate during the 19th century. In the 20th century, the various Vietnamese independence movements gained in power: during the Second World War, the weakening of the metropolis and the occupation of Indochina by the Empire of Japan, put an end to the French colonial administration. March 9, 1945 (in July 1945 in Cochinchina). The power vacuum at the end of the war allows the Việt Minh, the Vietnamese independence movement led by the Indochinese Communist Party, to take over the north of the country. Attempts to reconcile and reform the status of Indochina failed and resulted in the Indochina War in 1946.. Faced with the political and military stalemate, France had to resolve to abandon Indochina, whose Vietnamese, Laotian and Cambodian components saw their independence recognized by the Geneva Accords of 1954, which also formalized the partition of Vietnam, like the wanted the Americans and the Chinese.

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