To keep our site as neat and tidy as Switzerland itself, we have changed this page into an index of Switzerland and Swiss coins, and split its previous contents into the three following pages.
- Brief Historical Notes
Very brief notes about Switzerland and Swiss coins.
- Swiss 20 Francs
The only Swiss gold coins issued in large quantities and commonly available as bullion coins are the 20 Francs.
- Swiss 10 Francs
As with most countries, these smaller coins were never issued in the same quantities as the main ones.
- Swiss 250 Francs
Postage & Packing
UK Registered Post (Special Delivery) £9 per order
EU Insured Post £10 per order
USA Airmail $10 per order
USA Insured Shipping $20 per order
Swiss Silver and Base Metal Coins
For silver and base metal coins of Switzerland, please look at our original Chard Coins website.
Swiss May Issue New Gold Franc Coins
In Switzerland, a 'Healthy Currency' campaign is advocating a gold franc as a parallel currency to the official Swiss franc. The Swiss Parliament is to discuss the proposed introduction of a new gold franc currency, and presumably new gold coins.
Pile of Swiss 20 Francs
Obverse of 1947 Swiss 20 Francs