1 € Euro coin from 1999 France

Cdb: FR070001

1 €


1st Series

1 Euro 1999 Large Obverse coin

1 Euro 1999 Large Reverse coin

Coin Description

Obverse : Twelve stars surrounding a Tree contained in a hexagon encircles by the motto of the Republic "LIBERTÉ, EGALITÉ, FRATERNITÉ", R F at both sides of the tree, (date) below between stars.

Reverse : 1 on the left-hand side, six straight lines run vertically between the lower and upper right-hand side of the face, 12 stars are superimposed on these lines, one just before the two ends of each line, superimposed on the mid - and upper section of these lines; the European continent is represented on the right-hand side of the face; the right-hand part of the representation is superimposed on the mid-section of the lines; the word ‘EURO’ is superimposed horizontally across the middle of the right-hand side of the face. Under the ‘O’ of EURO, the initials ‘LL’ of the engraver appear near the right-hand edge of the coin.

Diameter ( mm ) Weight ( gr ) Thickness ( mm )
23,25 7,50 2,33
Edge Metal Mint
Six alternating segments Cupronickel and nickel brass Pessac
Circulation Mint sets Proof
301.050.000 35.000 15.000

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