10 Cents Lindauer 1917 Cupronickel not Emphasized - 3rd Republic (1870-1940)
This rare Lindauer 10 Centimes coin in cupronickel, a fascinating numismatic treasure. Unlike the underlined versions, this piece is ununderlined, which makes it even more unique. Crafted with precision, this piece embodies history and craftsmanship.
Obverse: On either side of a central hole bordered by a trace of listel, under a Phrygian cap on the left decorated with a tricolor cockade (guilloché center, smooth circle, guilloche circle), all in an open crown composed of an oak branch in two branches; below EM. LINDAUER; The outer listel is lined with a continuous and dextrorotatory ribbon in the shape of an ear of wheat.
Registration: R F, EM LINDAUER
Engraver: Edmond-Émile Lindauer
Reverse: Above and on either side of a central hole bordered by a listel surrounded by an olive branch in two branches whose base cuts the vintage placed at six o'clock; The outer listel is lined with a continuous and dextrorotatory ribbon in the shape of an ear of wheat.
LIBERTY, EQUALITY, FRATERNITY
10 CMES: 1917
Cupronickel composition (Copper 750‰ and Nickel 250‰)
Weight 4 g
Diameter 21 mm
Thickness 1.68 mm
Its timeless design makes it a perfect choice for seasoned collectors and hobbyists alike.