• 5 Centimes 1904-1907, KM# 54, Belgium, Leopold II
  • 5 Centimes 1904-1907, KM# 54, Belgium, Leopold II
Description

This type has larger date numbers than KM# 46.

Engraver: Alphonse Michaux

Obverse

The royal monogram crowned by the heraldic crown of Belgium and surrounded by the inscription 'Kingdom of Belgium' in French.

Some monarchies never had a physical crown, just a heraldic representation, as in the constitutional kingdom of Belgium.

ROYAUME DE BELGIQUE ⋆
• 1905 •

Reverse

On the left side, an olive branch accompanies the facial value on the right side.

5
CES
A. MICHAUX

Edge

5 Centimes

French Text, Large Date
KM# 54 Schön# 17 LA# BFM-20
Characteristics
Material Cupronickel
Weight 2.5 g
Diameter 19 mm
Thickness 1.18 mm
Shape round with a center hole
Alignment Coin
Mint
Royal Belgian Mint

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