2½ cents (World War II Dutch coin)

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2 12 cents
Value2 12 Dutch cents
Mass2 g
Diameter20 mm
EdgePlain
Composition100% Zn
Years of minting1941–1942
Obverse
Netherlands 2 1-2 cents 1941 obverse.jpg
DesignTwo swans' heads.
Lettering:
NEDERLAND
Reverse
Netherlands 2 1-2 cents 1941 reverse.jpg
DesignDenomination, four waves, and grain.
Lettering
2 12ct 1941

The 2 12-cent coin minted in the Netherlands during World War II was made of zinc, and worth ​140, or .025, of the Dutch guilder. It was designed by Nico de Haas, a Dutch national-socialist, and struck in 1941 and 1942.

Mintage[edit]

Year Mintage Notes
1941 27,600,000
1942

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "2½ Cents - Wilhelmina (German Occupation) - Netherlands - Numista". Numista. Retrieved 2013-01-20.