coin; centime (ten)

Production date
1855
Description
A ten centime coin from France. Circular coin with an image on the obverse of a bust, a dove and a hammer and sickle and on the reverse of an imperial eagle. Embossed on the obverse is "Napoleon III Empereur 1855" and on the reverse is "Empire Francais Dix Centimes B".
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Production date
1855
Signature & date
embossing:obverse:"NAPOLEON III EMPEREUR 1855"
embossing:reverse:"EMPIRE FRANCAIS/ DIX CENTIMES/ B"
Associated date
1855
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Measurement type, part and reading
Dimensions:0 - Whole:Dia 3cm (Dia 1 3/16")
Documentation
Krause, C.L. "Standard Catalog of World Coins" Krause Publications
Accession number
1977-044-045

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