Tuesday, November 6, 2018

West African States 1 franc 2011 - Different composition and weight

New circulating type:

Instead of Stainless Steel like previous years (KM#8) these new type's composition is Nickel Galvanized Iron. And its weight is now 1.60 grams instead of the previous 1.65 grams.

(information and scan by Wolfgang Schuster)

1 comment:

  1. according to Numista, 2011 issue is already lighter and thinner