Coin Specifications

Region: Switzerland  
Denomination: 5Fr  
Diameter: 31.45 (mm)  

Coin Metal Composition:

Copper [75%] 9.9 (g)
Nickel [25%] 3.3 (g)
Total Mass: 13.2 (g)

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1968-1981 - Swiss Franc - 5 Franken

Switzerland 1973 5 Franc Coin Description

Switzerland 1973  5 Franken ( 5Fr ) - Obverse
OBVERSE
Obverse
Switzerland 1973  5 Franken ( 5Fr ) - Reverse
REVERSE
Reverse



COIN DESCRIPTION
Coin Mass: 13.2 GRAMS    [View Coin Metal Melt Value]
Diameter: 31.45 (mm)
Mint Year: 1973
Mint Mark:
Coin Name: 5 Franken
Coin Rating:
Rated 0 out of 70 with 1 Verifications
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Rating Value: 0
Obscure Finds Coin Collection (OFCC) has reviewed this item ( OFCC Coin ID:205.983 Switzerland 1973 5Fr ) and has given the item a grade of UNGRADED with serial number of: | OFCC:205.983
Coin Grade:
OFCC - UNGRADED
Grade Serial:
OFCC Serial: 205.983
Face Value:
( Switzerland)
5.00
Attributes:
Coin Notes:
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Coin Type Description:

This information is compiled/referenced data from around the web. Linked references within.
COIN TYPE DESCRIPTION
Years Minted: 1968-1981
Mint Marks: None, B
Denomination: 5Fr
Obverse Design: The portrait in right profile of a curly-haired herdsman, wearing a hooded shirt, often assimilated to William Tell, is surrounded with the inscription "CONFOEDERATIO HELVETICA" (Swiss Confederation) Lettering: CONFOEDERATIO HELVETICA P. BVRKHARD INCT
Obverse Designer:
Reverse Design: The Swiss escutcheon with flower wreathes and the facial value. The obverse and the reverse are struck head to tail until 1981 and in the same direction since 1982. Lettering: 5 FR. YEAR MM
Reverse Designer: P. Burkhard
1968-1981 - Swiss Franc - 5 Franken

The Coins of the Swiss franc are the official coins used in Switzerland and Liechtenstein. There are coins of 5 cents (German: Rappen, French: centimes), 10 cents, 20 cents, 50 cents (1/2 franc), 1 franc, 2 francs and 5 francs. In the past, there were also coins of 1 and 2 cents.

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Coins in Circulation: 5 Francs
Source: snb.ch

Coinage is the responsibility of the Swiss Confederation, on whose behalf swissmint (www.swissmint.ch), the official federal mint located in Berne, mints the coins. The Swiss National Bank (SNB) is entrusted by the Confederation with putting the coins into circulation via its network of bank offices.

Coin: 5 Francs
Alloy: copper 75% / nickel 25%
Diameter: 31.45 mm
Weight: 13.2 g
Thickness: 2.35 mm
Coin edge: lettered "DOMINUS PROVIDEBIT" + 13 stars

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Coins of the Swiss franc
Source: en.wikipedia.org

Value: 5 Francs
Diameter: 31.45
Thickness: 2.35
Mass: 13.2 g
Composition: 75% Cu, 25% Ni
Edge: Inscribed
Obverse: Alpine herdsman (often misinterpreted as William Tell)
Reverse: Value

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5 Franken
Source: en.numista.com

5 Franken

KM# 40a
Features
Country Switzerland
Years 1968-2013
Value 5 Francs / Franken / Francos
5 CHF = 5.11 USD
Metal Copper-nickel
Weight 13.2 g
Diameter 31.3 mm
Thickness 2.33 mm
Engraver P. Burkhard (reverse)
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Edge: Excuse lettering, with 13 stars: "DOMINUS PROVIDEBIT" (The Lord Will Provide).


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