Fandom

Currency Wiki

Swiss 1 rappen coin (Helvetic Republic)

915pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share
1 rappen
1raprephelv1802
Coin from 1802
General information
Country

Republiquehelv Helvetic Republic

Value

0.01 franken

Years

18001802[1]

Measurements and composition
Mass

0.66 g[2]

Diameter

14.5 mm[2]

Composition

Billon[1][2]

Appearance
Obverse

Fasces

Reverse

1 RAPPEN, year

v · d · e

The 1 rappen coin was issued by the Helvetic Republic from 1800 to 1802. It equaled 0.01 franken, 0.1 batzen, or 1 rappen.[1]

The coin was composed of billon, and had a mass of 0.66 grams and a diameter of 14.5 millimeters. The coin's obverse featured a fasces, which was a symbol of the Helvetic Republic; it symbolized strength of unity. Above the fasces is a hat. Around the design is a legend saying, "HELVET: REPUBL:". The coin's reverse featured the value of the coin as well as its year of minting.[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

 v · d · e
Swiss franc
Banknotes 5 CHF10 CHF20 CHF40 CHF50 CHF100 CHF200 CHF500 CHF1000 CHF
Coins 1 rappen (HR) • 2 rappen5 rappen10 rappen20 rappen½ batzen1 batzen5 batzen10 batzen20 batzen½ CHF1 CHF2 CHF40 batzen4 CHF5 CHF10 CHF16 CHF20 CHF25 CHF32 CHF50 CHF100 CHF200 CHF250 CHF500 CHF1000 CHF

110 unze¼ unze½ unze1 unze5 unze12 unze₠1₠51 ceros2 ceros5 ceros10 ceros20 ceros50 ceros1 europ2 europ5 europ1 silbertaler20 rond

Miscellaneous Bern MintBasel MintLiechtenstein frankOrell Füssli Arts Graphiques SASolothurn MintSwiss National BankSwissmint

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.