Belgium 50 centimes, 1911

By Andrii Androshchuk | Hroshen | 11 Sep 2020


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50 centimes, 1911, Kingdom of Belgium period King Albert I (1910–1934).

Legend in Dutch — ‘ALBERT KONING DER BELGEN’

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Krause number: KM# 71
  • Circulation: 2 063 000
  • Country: Belgium
  • Denomination of the coin: 50 centimes
  • Years of minting: 1910, 1911, 1912
  • Year of the coin: 1911
  • Period: Kingdom of Belgium
  • Ruler: King Albert I (1910–1934)
  • Material: Silver 0.835
  • Coin type: Circulation coins
  • Edge type: Smooth
  • Form: Circle
  • Obverse/reverse: Coin (180°)
  • Weight (g): 2.5
  • Diameter (mm): 18
  • Thickness (mm): 1.3
  • Mint: Brussels, Belgium

LEGEND

  • Obverse: ALBERT KONING / DER BELGEN / G.DEVREESE
  • Reverse: 50 CENTn / EENDRACHT MAAKT MACHT
  • Artist: Godefroid Devreese. Mark: G.DEVREESE

Obverse:
In the center of the obverse, there is a bust of the King of Belgium — Albert I. Around which is an inscription in Dutch: ALBERT KONING DER BELGEN. Under the bust is a monogram of the artist: G.DEVREESE

Revers:
In the center of the reverse is the denomination of the coin: 50 CENTn under the denomination is the date of minting: 1911 and the inscription: EENDRACHT MAAKT MACHT

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