Netherlands - 1849-1890 - Willem III - Silver 10 Cents
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|1849-1890 - Willem III - Silver 10 Cents Coin Composition|
|Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For Each Coin:||$0.493|
|Combined Precious and Base Metal Melt Value For 1 Coins:||$0.493|
|YEAR||IMG||COIN NAME||COIN GRADE|
|1873||Willem III Silver Dubbeltje||OFCC:UNGRADED|
|COIN TYPE DESCRIPTION|
|Coin Type:||1849-1890 - Willem III - Silver 10 Cents|
|Obverse Design:||Portrait Right of Willem III surrounded by Lettering: WILLEM III KONING DER NED.G.H.V.L.|
|Obverse Designer:||Johann Peter Schouberg (I.P.S)|
|Reverse Design:||Sword with caduceus between bound oak branches with a knot Lettering: 10 CENTS YEAR|
|Reverse Designer:||Johann Peter Schouberg (I.P.S)|
1849-1890 - Willem III - Silver 10 Cents (Dubbeltje)
A dubbeltje is a small former Dutch coin, originally made of silver, with a value of a tenth of a Dutch guilder.
The name "dubbeltje" is the diminutive form of the Dutch word "dubbel" (Dutch for "double") because it was worth two stuivers. When the decimal system came to the Netherlands (about 1800) the 10 cent coin was named a "dubbeltje". Before the euro came the dubbeltje was the world's smallest coin in use; it weighed 1.5 grams. Formerly in the Netherlands the silver stuiver (0.685 gram) and the halfje (1.25 gram) were smaller.
Monarch: William III
Metal: Silver .640
Weight: 1.4 Gram
Diameter: 15 mm (1848-1890)
Thickness: 0.96 mm (1849-1890)
Obverse: Kings Bust to the right
Reverse: Value and mint year between two bonded oak branches
Edge: Reeded with no edge lettering
Mintage Years: 1849, 1850, 1853, 1855, 1856, 1859, 1862, 1863, 1868, 1869, 1871, 1973, 1874, 1876-1882, 1884, 1885, 1887, 1889, 1890
Coin Engraver: JOHANN PETER SCHOUBERG
Source: The Numismatic Circular, Volumes 12-13
July 1904 - Spink and Son's - Page: 7700
I.P.S. Vide JOHANN PETER SCHOUBERG - Medallist at Utrecht first half of the nineteenth century.
10 Cents - Willem III
Value 10 Cents (0.1 NLG)
Metal Silver (.640)
Weight 1.4 g
Diameter 15 mm
Thickness 0.96 mm
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Precious Metals: packetizer
Base Metals Last Updated: 09-01-2016