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Live auction - fmd_545452 - Piéfort Nickel de 5 francs Semeuse 1970 Paris F.341/2P

Piéfort Nickel de 5 francs Semeuse 1970 Paris F.341/2P MS
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Estimate : 220 €
Price : 130 €
Maximum bid : 146 €
End of the sale : 29 October 2019 16:39:48
bidders : 2 bidders
Type : Piéfort Nickel de 5 francs Semeuse
Date: 1970
Mint name / Town : Paris
Quantity minted : 500
Metal : copper nickel
Diameter : 29 mm
Orientation dies : 6 h.
Weight : 20 g.
Edge : lisse
Rarity : R2
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE.
Obverse description : La République à gauche, sous les traits d'une semeuse drapée et coiffée d'un bonnet phrygien, aux cheveux longs, marchant et semant à contre-vent ; en arrière-plan, derrière la semeuse à droite, un soleil levant ; au-dessous, en creux O. ROTY.

Reverse


Reverse legend : LIBERTE . EGALITE . FRATERNITE / 1970.
Reverse description : 5 / FRANCS entre corne et chouette, au-dessus d'un bouquet d'épis de blé, d'une branche d'olivier chargée de fruits, d'une branche de chêne et d'un coquelicot, le millésime sous le bouquet.

Commentary


Exemplaire sous sachet scellé de la Monnaie de Paris présenté dans un écrin gris de la Monnaie de Paris ; certificat n°510.

Historical background


PIÉFORTS

The Piéfort is a currency having a higher than normal, usually double, quadruple thickness sometimes. She was struck originally to be a model for the different workshops. This tradition continued even though recent strikes no longer serve the same purpose. According denominations and vintages, the Piéfort can be made current metal, silver, gold as well as platinum..

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