Albania 1 Frang Ar and 2 Franga Ari 1935 to 1937
These are nice silver coins from Albania. The pattern is the same on both 1 and 2 denomination coins, but the 2 franga ari is larger than the 1 frang ar, and, of course, the denomination is spelled out specifically on each.
1 FRANG AR: 0.134 troy ounces silver
2 FRANGA ARI: 0.268 troy ounces silver
These coins are quite rare. Only a few were minted and not many survive. The 1937 date is worth a tad more than the 1935 date. The listing below shows approximate catalog values for the 1935 dated coins.
1 FRANG AR
worn: $8 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $12
well preserved: $40
fully uncirculated: $90
2 FRANGA ARI
worn: $12 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $30
well preserved: $80
fully uncirculated: $150
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, Genre: Orthodox and Slavic
Requested by: FifthWatch, Fri, 21-Nov-2014 07:10:01 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Fri, 21-Nov-2014 14:49:37 GMT
Requester description: The obverse is the right side of a man's face. The reverse has the Albanian double-headed-eagle crest on a banner with something that looks like a helmet with a goat skull that pokes up between the Q and I of SHQIPNI Obverse: ZOG I MBRETI I SHQIPTAREVET 1935 Mint Mark: R
Reverse: SHQIPNI 1 FRANG AR
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