Norway 10 Ore 1875 to 1903
The lion wielding an ax on a crowned shield is a a sure way to tell if a coin is from Norway! Catalog values are okay for these small silver issues, with some dates being outright rare:
worn: $5 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $25
well preserved: $40
fully uncirculated: $60
There are better dates, as called out below:
1875: $125 average circulated, $565 fully uncirculated
1877: $125 avg. circulated, $700 fully unc.
1878: $95 avg. circulated, $565 fully unc.
1880: $70 avg. circulated, $200 fully unc.
1882: $50 avg. circulated, $110 fully unc.
1888: $65 avg. circulated, $125 fully unc.
1889: $40 avg. circulated, $85 fully unc.
Damaged coins are worth a single dollar at most.
Refer to our Important Terminology page found on the top left in order to properly interpret these catalog values.
, Genre: Central Europe North South
Requested by: Steve, Sat, 01-Feb-2014 16:12:29 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Mon, 03-Feb-2014 02:57:28 GMT
Last review by CoinQuest: Tue, 19-Jan-2016 15:43:27 GMT
Requester description: 1883 Obverse: Norway crowned shield with lion standing, top displays letters 10 ORE & sides displays date 1883 Reverse: Displays letters around coin - BRODERFOLKENES VEL & two hammers crossed - center coin displays scroll crown design with roman numeral II
Tags: norway 10 ore norges norwegian norse nor norge crowned crown shield lion standing stand letters monogram broderfolkenes brodrafolkens vel val two hammers hammer crossed cross center offcenter scroll roman rome numeral ii tiara crowns tiarra crowning tiera arms sheild coats shiled crests chevrons shild escucheon insignia arm coat crested crest chevron creast shields escutcheon stands script inscription letter monograms initial scripts initals calligraphy caligraphy inscriptions lettering scrip lettered initials broderfolkenesvel broderfolkens mallet mallot mallets sledge hammered sledgehammer cruciform crosses maltese maltise crossing criss off offset certer centre centers centered scrollwork scrolwork scolled scrolls scrolled romana romanorum romen romanorvm roma numerals axe axehead tiger axes hatchet axhead ax lions cougar tigers