1869-BB Second Empire of France, King Napoleon III, Silver 5 Francs Large Crown. VF+/Rare! (#495). - Emporium Antiquities
1869-BB Second Empire of France, King Napoleon III, Silver 5 Francs Large Crown. VF+/Rare! (#495). - Emporium Antiquities

1869-BB Second Empire of France, King Napoleon III, Silver 5 Francs Large Crown. VF+/Rare! (#495).

$90.00

We have here on offer, a 1869-BB Second Empire of France, King Napoleon III, Silver 5 Francs Large Crown. VF+/Rare! Beautiful rare specimen! Very attractive dark toning!

"Louis-Napoléon Bonaparte (20 April 1808 – 9 January 1873) was the only President (1848–52) of the French Second Republic and, as Napoleon III, the Emperor (1852–70) of the Second French Empire. He was the nephew and heir of Napoleon I. He was the first President of France to be elected by a direct popular vote. When he was blocked by the Constitution and Parliament from running for a second term, he organized a coup d'état in 1851, and then took the throne as Napoleon III on 2 December 1852, the forty-eighth anniversary of Napoleon I's coronation. He remains the longest-serving French head of state since the French Revolution."

About Napoleon III:-
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Napoleon_III

  • Place: France
  • Year: 1869-BB
  • Ruler: Napoleon III
  • Denomination: 5 Francs
  • Material: Silver (0.9000)
  • Weight: 25.000 grams
  • Size: 37 mm
  • Vintage: > 147 years age.
  • Engraver: Désiré-Albert Barre
  • Obverse design: Napoleon III Laureate head facing left
  • Reverse design: Crowned and mantled arms divide denomination, date below

Circulated, the coin will feel & looks better in your hand! A lovely & attractive piece of historical coinage that can be yours today! Authenticity guaranteed for life! Definitely Fairly priced!

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