A Belgian 5 francs coin, circular with plain edge, the obverse features the value "5" in centre encircled by legend "FRANCS FRANKEN" inscribed inside an inner border of two concentric circles, a square outer border surrounds this featuring legend "BETAALBANK JANUARI 1920 REMBOURSABLE JANVIER 1920", the reverse features a rampant lion within shield and then wreath which is encircled by legend "STAD GENT. VILLE DE GAND. FIDES ET AMOR.".
Index card note: Ghent. 5 francs. Brass. Date: 1917. Repayable, January 1920.
Coin is located within coin cabinet 1 - 459A. The coin was previously allocated number 75.
(obverse) 5 FRANCS FRANKEN BETAALBANK JANUARI 1920 REMBOURSABLE JANVIER 1920
(reverse) STAD GENT. VILLE DE GAND. FIDES ET AMOR.