The coins of the Gold French Franc were some of the most widely circulated and popular denominations in Europe in the 19th century. Introduced in 1795, the series featured denominations from the common 10, 20, and 40 Franc coins to the 100 Franc coin. Right now, 10 Francs Gold France Coins are available to purchase online at Silver.com.
- Available to ship to you inside individual plastic flips!
- Coins in Almost Uncirculated condition.
- Dates range from 1899 to 1914!
- Consists of .0933 Troy ounces of actual gold content.
- Bears a face value of 10 Francs.
- The obverse side depicts the image of Marianne.
- On the reverse is the Gallic Rooster of France.
- Please be aware that you could get coins with matching dates when buying several coins.
Each 10 Francs Gold France Coin comes in Almost Uncirculated condition with an individual plastic flip. Coins in AU condition exhibit medium or even near-full luster. As it pertains to flaws, AU coins exhibit only extremely light or trace friction or flaws on the highest relief points of the coins.
Please be aware that Silver.com is not able to guarantee the date mark on the coin that you receive in this product listing. The coins are chosen at random only after your payment has cleared. We will select coins for you to fulfill your order from our available inventory at that point in time. As such, you might receive coins with the same dates.
The obverse side of the 10 Francs Gold Coin comes with a portrait of Marianne, the famous female personification of France. This female figure is known as an allegory and she is set in right-profile relief with a Phrygian cap on her head and a laurel wreath around her head.
On the reverse face of 10 Francs Gold France Coins is a depiction of the Gallic Rooster. A popular symbol of France that emerged in the late 19th century, the rooster is shown in left-profile relief as it strikes a confident pose. The designs on these coins come from Jules-Clement Chaplain. Inscriptions on the coin are in French, with the date mark and face value noted on the reverse side.
The 10 Francs Gold France Coin was first issued in 1899 by the Paris Mint. The coins were produced by the mint from 1899 until the eve of World War I’s outbreak.
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