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Coin: L'Union fait La Force 2 cent

Object Number: 
1623
Medium: 
Copper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 x 1 in. ( 2.5 x 2.5 cm )
Description: 

Belgian two centimes coin. Obverse shows a seated lion holding a tablet, the details of which have been worn away, and the legend reads: "L' UNION FAIT LA FORCE 2 CENTS". On the reverse the legend reads: "LEOPOLD PREMIER ROI DES BELGES 1836" encircling a crown with two ribbons above a stylized floral design.

Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. A.F. Bleecker, 1930
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group