20 Francs coin from 1862A France

Cdb: S250103

20 Francs

1862A

Laureate Bust

Large Obverse for 20 Francs 1862 coin
Obverse

Large Reverse for 20 Francs 1862 coin
Reverse

Coin Description

Obverse : Laureate bust facing right; "NAPOLÉON III EMPEREUR", bee below.

Reverse : 20 FR on both sides of a displayed eagle on a lightning surrounded the collar of the Legion of Honor on two scepters stitching placed in saltire, based on an ornate tapestry ermine of the interior and bees on the outside, topped by a crown imperial crusaders which depart two ribbons; A, (date) and anchor below, "EMPIRE FRANÇAIS" above.

Dimensions
Diameter ( mm ) Weight ( gr ) Thickness ( mm )
21,00 6,45 0,00
Features
Edge Metal
*****DIEU*PROTEGE*LA*FRANCE 90.0% Gold
Mint Details
Mint Mint Mark Year
Paris Ceca A mint mark 1862
Mint Director Mint Director's mark
Alfred Renouard de Bussière bee Mint Director Mark
Engraver General Engraver's mark
Albert-Desiré Barre anchor Engraver Mark
Mintage
Circulation Mint sets Proof
4.883.223 0 0
Catalogue references
Le Franc Krause
F.532/3  



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