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10041349360000

Johnny Hallyday 60 years of memories
1/4€ Coin - Circulating quality Yeardate 2020

€6.00
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Diameter 34 mm
Metal NORDICGOLD
Weight 15.8 g
Qualité Uncirculated
Mintage 50000
Millésime 2020
Valeur faciale 0,25€
On the occasion of the 3rd anniversary of Johnny Hallyday's passing away and the 60th anniversary of his first title, the Monnaie de Paris has decided to pay tribute to this majorartist through a new range of monetary and non-monetary products. Th...
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Johnny Hallyday 60 years of memories 1/4€ Coin Circulating quality Yeardate 2020 | Monnaie de Paris
1/4€ Coin - Circulating quality Yeardate 2020
€6.00

    Description

    On the occasion of the 3rd anniversary of Johnny Hallyday's passing away and the 60th anniversary of his first title, the Monnaie de Paris has decided to pay tribute to this majorartist through a new range of monetary and non-monetary products. This collection highlights the showman, the outstanding guitarist and the greatbiker that Johnny was. The blister pack features a portrait of Johnny Hallyday, his eyes overflowing with determination and passion.


    The obverse of this coin pays tribute to the greatness and longevity of Johnny Hallyday's career. The two portraits separated by the curve of a guitar represent the artist attwo moments of his life, which was dedicated to music and to the stage. Theacronym "RF" is also stylized with guitar strings. The inscription"60 ans de souvenirs" underlines the long career of the France’sfavourite rocker and refers to his cult song "Souvenirs, Souvenirs".


    The reverse of this coin  represents two objects that gave rhythm to thelife of Johnny: the guitar and the motorcycle. Motorcyclist at heart, theartist's favorite vehicle is subtly integrated on the guitar's body. The stringsof the guitar form his name to symbolize his deep bond with this instrument. 

    The Collection

    On the occasion of the second anniversary of the death of Johnny Hallyday, who died on December 5, 2017, Monnaie de Paris pays tribute to this monument of French rock with a range of new products. Collection coins, minisets, mini medals, paperweight medals and a silver signet rong that highlight the singer, the born performer and the biker.
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