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Arrival of La Fayette in Boston
25€ High Relief Silver coin - Proof quality yeardate 2020

€215.00
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Diameter 44 mm
Metal SILVER 999‰
Weight 62.21 g
Qualité Proof
La qualité "Belle Épreuve" est la plus haute qualité numismatique devant les qualités "Brillant Universel" (BU) et "courante". Une pièce belle épreuve est une pièce obtenue au moyen de coins et de flans spécialement préparés et de conditions de frappe particulières, de sorte que les motifs de gravure ressortent avec une grande netteté et que la surface est sans défaut. Les fonds de la gravure sont extrêmement brillants, les reliefs sont matés.
Mintage 1500
Millésime 2020
Valeur faciale 25€
• Celebrating US Independence History• New technical feat octagonal coin formatStarting in 2020 Monnaie de Paris will retrace the history of American Independence through a collection of collector coins The year 2020 marks the 240 th anniversary o...
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Arrival of La Fayette in Boston 25€ High Relief Silver coin Proof quality yeardate 2020 | Monnaie de Paris
25€ High Relief Silver coin - Proof quality yeardate 2020
€215.00

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    • Celebrating US Independence History
    • New technical feat octagonal coin format

    Starting in 2020 Monnaie de Paris will retrace the history of American Independence through a collection of collector coins The year 2020 marks the 240 th anniversary of the arrival of the Marquis de La Fayette
    in Boston aboard the frigate Hermione. 

    La Fayette came to help the American settlers, led by George Washington, taking 6 000 men with him This event was the driving force behind the victories that led to the Independence of the United States

    The design of these coins is similar to that of an old medal. The obverse represents the portrait of the Marquis de La Fayette in profile, in the same way as the coins of the Monarchy or the Empire were presented. The reverse represents in the center a coat of arms composed by the visual of the Hermione, the frigate used by the Marquis de La Fayette to travel from France to Boston On the upper part of the coat of arms are fleurs de lys echoing the monarchy The coat of arms is surrounded by French and American flags echoing the signature of the United States Independence.