Obverse

Oak sprig.

Oak leaves, used as a symbol for many centuries, have featured on coins in Germany since the Munich Coin Treaty of 1837. This was an agreement between states in southern and central Germany establishing a common currency area.

Engraver: Adolf Jäger

·BUNDESREPUBLIK DEUTSCHLAND·
1989

Reverse

Facial value between two rye ears, mintmark above.

G
1
PFENNIG

Edge

1 Pfennig

KM# 105 Jaeger# 380 Schön# 103
Characteristics
Material Copper Clad Steel
Weight 2 g
Diameter 16.5 mm
Thickness 1.38 mm
Shape round
Alignment Medal
Mints
Bavarian Central Mint (D)
Berlin State Mint (A)
Hamburg Mint (J)
Karlsruhe State Mint (G)
Stuttgart State Mint (F)

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Copper Clad Steel, 2 g, ⌀ 16.5 mm