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Nice 1828 Billon Coin From Switzerland Swiss One Batzen Canton Vaud AU+

  • $ 177.77

Description: A nice looking About Uncirculated coin from Switzerland. This is the 1828 one batzen or ten rappens billon coin issued by the Canton of Vaud. The obverse of the coin shows the canton of Vaud Shield which is white and green and has the words "Liberty et Patrie" on top within springs and having the legend "Canton De Vaud 1828" surrounding the shield and the denomination below it. The reverse shows a wide cross within a fancy and highly decorated quatrelobe design. There is the legend "LES CANTONS CONCORDANTS DE LA SUISS" surrounding the design and the letter "C" in the center of the cross. The coin is listed as KM 20 in Krause Standard Catalog of World Coins and should weigh about ~2.4 gm and is ~25 mm in diameter. The piece is lightly toned with some residual luster and has great eye appeal. Please carefully review the photos as they are part and parcel of our description.

ate: 1828.

Mint: Switzerland.

Size and weight: This is a one batzen, weigh ~2.4 grams and is ~25 mm in diameter.

References: This is KM 20.

Condition: I would grade the coin as about uncirculated or better. It is lightly toned and retains some residual luster. It has great eye appeal. It shows some minor signs of wear commensurate with its age and circulated state. It has a few minor scratches and bag marks. The coin is in great original condition with great eye appeal making it a worthy addition to any collection. Please see photos for additional condition information.

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