The obverse features a bust of King Leopold II facing right. The writing LEOPOLD II ROI DES BELGES (Leopold II King of the Belgians) surrounds the bust. The designer's initials LW are below the bust along with the date.
The reverse has the Belgian arms with the French legend L'UNION FAIT LA FORCE (Unity makes Strength) around the top. The denomination is at the bottom of the arms.
The edge has raised 5-pointed stars with the raised lettering - DIEU PROTEGE LA BELGIQUE
Photo is illustrative!
NB! These coins have been in circulation, scratches may appear.