Why order this France 2017 9-Coin Proof Mint Set?
This Proof 2017 French 9-Coin Mint Set is ideal for collectors who like the designs of modern coinage. The nine coins include eight proof versions of coins with the same face values and designs as circulated coinage and a single silver 10 Euro coin. The non-silver coins were struck from a variety of metals, including but not limited to copper, nickel, and steel. Besides the 10 Euro coin, face values of the coins include 1€, 2€, 5€, 10€, 20€, 50€, EUR1, and EUR2.
Classic French Designs
The obverse of the eight circulated coin counterparts feature the designs that are common to coins throughout the eurozone. The. three smallest coins bear inscriptions of the face values next to globes. The next two largest have the face values next to maps of Europe. The second and third largest have the face values superimposed over maps of Europe, while the face value of the largest coin is inscribed between branches and the name of the issuing country, "REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE."
Marianne, the allegorical figure that represents France, is shown in portrait on the reverses of the three smallest coins along with the inscriptions "RF" and the date. She is shown artistically in full body on the next three largest coins, while the second and third largest have a tree flanked by the initials "RF." The silver coin features one of the most famous artists in French history, Augusute Rodin, next to his most famous statue, The Thinker.
Don't miss your chance to own this 9-Coin 2017 French Mint Proof Set.
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Mint:||Monnaie de Paris|
|Packaging:||Original Mint Packaging|