What is the value of a french 1863 5 cent?
there exist 3 types :
1863 A : 12.128.389 coins struck, value : about 2 dollars ;
1863 BB : 2.323.076 coins struck, value : about 15 dollars ;
1863 K : 9.437.336 coins struck, value : about 5 dollars.
5 cent euro coins (€0.05) have a value of one twentieth of 1 euro. Mass: 3.92 g The composition of the coin: Copper plated steel 94.35% stainless steel 5.65% copper The metal value is close to the 5 cent euro coin value. Making a 5 cent euro coin costs more than that. Images of 5 euro cents: http://www.eurocoins.co.uk/images5cents.html
Technically it's a Half Dime, although it is 5 cents. The first US 5 cent coin was made in 1866. Assuming the coin is circulated and has no mintmark, the 1863 Liberty Seated Half Dime is a better date of the series. Because most coins show heavy wear, for an accurate assessment of value the coin needs to be seen and graded. In general retail values for low grade coins are $125.00-$240.00, better grade are…