5 Francs (1938 - 1947)

France Republic flag
Country

Features

Denomination 5 Francs
Catalog Number KM# 888a
Weight (g) 12
Diameter (mm) 31
Thickness (mm) 2.3
Shape: Round
Composition: Aluminum-Bronze
Not Magnetic
Orientation Coin orientation ↑↓
Demonetized
Demonetized 1949-09-01

Obverse

Lettering:
REPUBLIQUE
FRANÇAISE
A. LAVRILLIER


Description:
Laureate head facing left and name of country.

Reverse

Lettering:
RF
5
FRANCS
1945


Description:
Denomination above year of issue within sectioned wreath.
Note: Struck for Colonial use in Algeria.

Edge

Description:
Plain
Year Mintage Comment Rarity
1938 10,144,000 KM# 888a.1 Not Common
1939 KM# 888a.1 Common
1940 38,758,000 KM# 888a.1 Common
1945 C KM# 888a.3 Common
1945 13,044,000 KM# 888a.2 Common
1946 C KM# 888a.3 Not Common
1946 21,790,000 KM# 888a.2 Common
1947 2,662,000 KM# 888a.2 Very Rare

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