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France. Third Republic (1870-1940). 5 Francs 1870

France. Third Republic (1870-1940). 5 Francs 1870

5 Francs Cérès with legend 1870

Information:
Obverse: Head of the Republic on the left as Cérès, goddess of the harvest, wearing a pearl necklace, with a double chignon and a crown consisting of wheat, flowers, olive branch and olives, oak and acorns, bound by a ribbon descending along the neck and going towards the front where it's inscribed with the word "CONCOR"; under the edge of the neck along the scroll "E. A. OUDINÉ. F."

Reverse: in two lines in the field, over the 1870, inside a crown bound by a ribbon at its base, consisting of a laurel branch on the left and an olive branch on the right; under the knot the letter for the mint "A" flanked by different.

- Type: 5 francs Cérès.
- Date: 1870.
- Mint/City: Paris.
- Metal: silver.
- Diameter: 37 mm.
- Weight: 24.8 g.
- Edge: in relief.

Country/province France
Ruler Third Republic (1870-1940)
Denomination 5 Francs
Year/Period and Variation 1870
Precious metal Silver
Condition Ungraded
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