Why add this Mint State 1922 Swiss Helvetia 10 Franc Gold coin to your collection?
This gold 10 Franc Swiss coin features the image of Helvetia, the allegorical female figure as the national personification of Switzerland. The coin was minted annually from 1911 until 1916, and then for one final year in 1922. This gorgeous 10 Franc coin, measuring approximately 18.5 mm in diameter was struck at the Bern Mint from 0.0933 Troy oz. of .900 fine gold. Mintage for this 1922 release, the coin's final year of production, is recorded as 1,020,000 coins.
Beautifully detailed Swiss imagery
The left facing bust of Helvetia appears on the obverse, wearing a floral embroidered gown. The stunning design by Fritz Landry is surrounded by a beaded border, with the inscription "HELVETIA" above.
The reverse features the Swiss Cross surrounded by a sunburst of radiating lines, with a spray of alpine flowers below. Inscribed "10 FR" and "1922."
Gorgeous Mint State 67 Gold Coin with Exclusive Switzerland Label
Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) graded this beautifully preserved 1922 Swiss Helvetia 10 Franc Gold coin to be Mint State 67. Expect a coin of this grade to have exceptional eye appeal, a sharp strike with full original mint luster and just a few non-detracting marks, hairlines or scuffs. The condition of the coin is protected in an NGC holder accompanied by the Switzerland design label exclusively available from ModernCoinMart.
This impressively graded piece of Swiss history belongs in your collection! Purchase your 1922 Swiss Helvetia coin from MCM today!
|Year of Issue:||1922|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Switzerland Label|
|Display Weight:||1/4 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||2.9019 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.0933 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Bust of Helvetia facing left|
|Reverse Design:||Oak sprigs and alpine flowers below radiant cross|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||Fritz Landry|