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Live auction - fwo_486361 - PHILIPPINES - ISABELLA II OF SPAIN Essai de 2 centimos 1859

PHILIPPINES - ISABELLA II OF SPAIN Essai de 2 centimos 1859  AU
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Estimate : 700 €
Price : no bid
Maximum bid : no bid
End of the sale : 11 September 2018 18:32:24
Type : Essai de 2 centimos
Date: 1859
Quantity minted : -
Metal : bronze
Diameter : 30,5 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 9,69 g.
Edge : lisse
Rarity : R2
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : (LIS) ISABEL 2A POR LA GRATIA DE DIOS.
Obverse description : Couronne ; au-dessous 1859.
Obverse translation : (Isabelle II par la grâce de Dieu).

Reverse


Reverse legend : (LIS) FILIPINAS (LIS)/ PLUS ULTRA ; AU CENTRE 2CS..
Reverse translation : (Philippines).

Commentary


Aux Philippines, le peso est divisé en 100 centavos. Le peso vaut 5 francs, la pièce de 2 centimos correspond donc à une pièce de 10 centimes.

Historical background


PHILIPPINES - ISABELLE II

(29/09/1833-09/1868)

Isabella II (18/10/1830-9/04/1904) is actually called Marie-Louise, the daughter of Ferdinand VII (1784-1830) and Marie Christine of Sicily (1806-1878). She became Queen in 1833 upon the death of his father under the regency of his mother what triggers the Carlist wars. Married to her cousin Francis, Duke of Cadiz (1822-1902), it governs only until 1854. It is driven from the throne in 1868 and the First Republic was proclaimed. His son Alfonso XII (1857-1885) became king in 1874. She died in 1904 in Paris.

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