50 belgian centimes
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NAME :

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COUNTRY :
Belgium
VALUE :
50 centimes
COLOUR :
Brown - coppered
DIAMETER :
18 mm
DRAWINGS :
HEAD : A face side viewed
(we think it's a soldier with itsd gun behind him...)
REVERSE : The value : 50 centimes
The date : 1954
A crown meaning that Belgium is a kingdom
One sign on each side of the crown
The country : BELGIE (Belgique)
INFORMATIONS :
The copper weight is more expensive than the coin.
(It's an ancien coin, almost no more used)
Other belgian coins : 1 FB

with Beaudouin, the former king

and Albert II, the actual belgian king.

The other coins are :
5 FB
20 FB
50 FB
Only these coins are used in Belgium.
They will be  no more used soon, because Euro is coming.

Sent by :
Jean Bracke
Het Molenschip
Belgique

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Further informations
sent by Ecole des Bruyères - BE