France 10 Francs 1929 to 1949
Pretty coin. The French government issued these coins from 1929 through 1953, but changed there size and composition over the years as follows:
1929 through 1939: silver, about 28 mm diamter
1945 through 1949: copper-nickel, about 26 mm diameter
1950 through 1959: aluminum-bronze, about 20 mm diameter
Only a few specific dates are valuable. All other dates, like the 1948 coin inquired about, are worth less than one US dollar in worn condition, and less than $10 in fully uncirculated condition.
Here are the *good dates and mint marks* with their catalog values quoted for average circulated condition:
Use our Important Terminology link to properly interpret these catalog values.
, Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: , Mon, 25-Jan-2010 22:03:01 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Sat, 07-Dec-2013 02:09:33 GMT
Updated by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sat, 07-Dec-2013 02:09:33 GMT
Requester description: Francaise Republique silver 10 francs liberte agalite fratermite
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