First French Republic coins catalog

 

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Old monetary system (1793-1794)

Ecu=6 livres; Livre=10 sols; Sol=12 deniers; Liard=3 deniers

coin France 6 livres 1793
6 livres (ecu) Year 2 - 1793

silver
SIX LIVRES / REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / LAN II / Wreath
REGNE DE LA LOI / 1793 / Angel writes the Constitution, rooster on the right, fasces on the left
Coin value - 400-600 USD

 

coin France 6 livres 1793
6 livres (ecu) Year 2 - 1793

silver
SIX LIVRES / REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / LAN II / Wreath
REGNE DE LA LOI / Angel writes the Constitution, rooster on the right, fasces on the left
Coin value - ? USD

 

 

coin France 2 sols 1793
2 sols Year 2 - 1793

bronze
2.S. / LIBERTE EGALITE / 1793 / Wreath hung around liberty cap at center of scale
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / LES HOMMES SONT EGAUX DEVANT LA LOI / LAN II
Coin value - 60-80 USD

 

coin France 2 sols 1793
2 sols Year 2 - 1793

bronze
2.S. / LIBERTE EGALITE / Wreath hung around liberty cap at center of scale
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / LES HOMMES SONT EGAUX DEVANT LA LOI / LAN II
Coin value - 80-120 USD

 

 

coin France 1 sol 1793
1 sol Year 2 - 1793

bronze
1.S. / LIBERTE EGALITE / 1793 / Wreath hung around liberty cap at center of scale
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / LES HOMMES SONT EGAUX DEVANT LA LOI / LAN II
Coin value - 30-50 USD

 

coin France 1 sol 1793
1 sol
 Year 2 - 1793
bronze
1.S. / LIBERTE EGALITE / Wreath hung around liberty cap at center of scale
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / LES HOMMES SONT EGAUX DEVANT LA LOI / LAN II
Coin value - 50-80 USD

 

 

 

Decimal reform 1795

French franc=10 decimes; Decime=10 centimes (1795-1804)

Consulate (L'an 8-11) - Napoleon as First Consul (1799-1804)

coin France 5 francs 1801
5 francs Year 10 - 1801-1802 (1805-1811)

silver
5 FRANCS L'AN 10 / REPUBLIC FRANCAISE / Wreath
UNION ET FORCE / Hercules with the personification of Liberty and Equality
Coin value - 150-200 USD

 

coin France 5 francs 1802
5 francs Year 11 - 1802-1803

silver
5 FRANCS / AN XI / REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Wreath
BONAPARTE PREMIER CONSUL / Head right
Coin value - 200-300 USD

 

coin France 5 francs 1803
5 francs Year 12 - 1803-1804

silver
5 FRANCS / AN 12 / REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Wreath
BONAPARTE PREMIER CONSUL / Head right
Coin value - 200-300 USD

 

 

coin France 2 francs 1803
2 francs Year 12 - 1803-1804

silver
2 FRANCS / AN 12 / REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Wreath
BONAPARTE PREMIER CONSUL / Head right
Coin value - 300-500 USD

 

 

coin France 1 franc 1802
1 franc Year 11 - 1802-1803

silver
1 FRANC / AN XI / REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Wreath
BONAPARTE PREMIER CONSUL / Head right
Coin value - 100-200 USD

 

coin France 1 franc 1803
1 franc Year 12 - 1803-1804

silver
1 FRANC / AN 12 / REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Wreath
BONAPARTE PREMIER CONSUL / Head right
Coin value - 200-300 USD

 

 

coin France 1/2 franc 1803
1/2 franc Year 12 - 1803-1804

silver
DEMI FRANC / AN 12 / REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Wreath
BONAPARTE PREMIER CONSUL / Head right
Coin value - 300-400 USD

 

 

coin France 1/4 franc 1803
1/4 franc Year 12 - 1803-1804

silver
QUART AN 12 / REP. FRA. / Wreath
BONAPARTE PR. CONSUL / Head right
Coin value - 200-300 USD

 

 

coin France 2 decimes 1795
2 decimes Year 4 - 1795-1796 (1795-1797)

bronze
2 DECIMES L'AN 4 / Wreath
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Liberty head left
Coin value - 100-150 USD

 

 

coin France 1 decime 1795
1 decime Year 4 - 1795-1796 (1795-1797)

bronze
DECIME L'AN 4 / Wreath
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Liberty head left
Coin value - 100-150 USD

 

coin France 1 decime 1799
1 decime Year 8 - 1799-1800 (1796-1801)

bronze
UN DECIME L'AN 8 / Wreath
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Liberty head left
Coin value - 10-15 USD

 

 

coin France 5 centimes 1795
5 centimes Year 4 - 1795-1796 (1795-1797)

bronze
5 CENTIMES L'AN 4
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Liberty head left
Coin value - 15-20 USD

 

coin France 5 centimes 1798
5 centimes Year 7 - 1798-1799 (1797-1801)

bronze
CINQ CENTIMES L'AN 7 / Wreath
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Liberty head left
Coin value - 10-15 USD

 

 

coin France 1 centime 1798
1 centime Year 7 - 1798-1799 (1797-1800)

bronze
UN CENTIME L'AN 7
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / Liberty head left
Coin value - 8-12 USD

 

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