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Obverse of 1866 Belgian 50 Centimes
Obverse of 1866 Belgian 50 Centimes


Reverse of 1866 Belgian 50 Centimes
Reverse of 1866 Belgian 50 Centimes

Obverse of 1958 Belgian 5 Francs
Obverse of 1958 Belgian 50 Francs

Reverse of 1958 Belgian 5 Francs
Reverse of 1958 Belgian 50 Francs

Obverse of 1999 Belgian 500 Francs
Reverse of 1999 Belgian 500 Francs

Reverse of 1999 Belgian 500 Francs
Obverse of 1999 Belgian 500 Francs

Belgium is a small European country located to the North East of France and Southwest of the Netherlands. It is named after the Belgae, a celtic tribe that once lived in the area during Roman and pre-Roman times.

Belgian Coins
Prior to the the introduction of the euro in 1992, the currency of Belgium was the franc.

Further Information
For more information on Belgian history and coinage please see our history page.

Coin Specifications
2 Centimes  CopperN/A
5 Centimes28 CopperN/A
50 Centimes182.50.8350 Silver0.0671
1 Franc (1 Franc) 5.00.900 Silver0.1447
2 Francs (2 Frank) 10.00.8350 Silver0.2685
5 Francs (5 Frank) 37.30 25.0 0.900 Silver 0.7234
20 Francs (20 Frank)278.00.8350 Silver0.2148
250 Francs (250 Frank)3318.750.9250 Silver0.5571
500 Francs (500 Frank)3722.850.8330 Silver0.6120

Notes to Table
Denomination = Face Value.
Diameter = Diameter in millimetres.
Weight = Weight in grams.
Alloy = Fineness of precious metal content (.925 = 92.5%).
AMW = Metal Content = Actual precious metal content in troy ounces

Prices & Availability
All prices on our websites are subject to fluctuation and availability. Please check before ordering.
DateDenominationDescriptionGradeMintageAvailabilityPrice £Price $
 VariousThe Official ECU Collection  YesAskAsk
1850 5 Francs Legend in French Fine 5,265,000 Yes £25 $42
18515 Centimes aVF YesAskAsk
186650 Centimes   YesAskAsk
19042 FrancsLegend in DutchFine/good Fine400,000YesAskAsk
19112 FrancsLegend in French 1,000,000YesAskAsk
2015 2.5 Euro    70,000 See page   
1980500 Francs150th Anniversary of IndependenceUnc YesAskAsk
1990500 Francs60th Birthday of King BadouinUnc YesAskAsk
1991500 Francs40th Year of ReignUnc YesAskAsk
1996250 Francs20th Anniversary - King Badouin FoundationUnc YesAskAsk
2015 2.50 Euros 200th Anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo B.U.  Yes 6.50 Ask

Other Belgian Coin pages
Silver 5 Francs

Belgian Euro Coins

2004 Tintin Silver Proof 10 Euros

Adventures of Tintin
12 piece gold medallion collection.

Postage & Packing, Per Order:
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Fully Insured £9 (Usually by Royal Mail Special Delivery)
USA: Airmail at buyer's risk $10 or
Fully Insured $20
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