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10041308160000

Modern Warfare 1917 - 2017
1/4 Oz Gold coin - Proof quality Yeardate 2017

€650.00
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Diameter 22 mm
Metal GOLD 999‰
Weight 7.78 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 1917
Millésime 2017
Valeur faciale 50€
Series launched in  2014  for the Great War CentenaryHighlighting of the experience of men and women  during the conflictThis year, the link between military and civilian world is illustrated by the aviationThe obverse of this 50€ g...
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Modern Warfare 1917 - 2017 1/4 Oz Gold coin Proof quality Yeardate 2017 | Monnaie de Paris
1/4 Oz Gold coin - Proof quality Yeardate 2017
€650.00

    Description

    • Series launched in  2014  for the Great War Centenary
    • Highlighting of the experience of men and women  during the conflict
    • This year, the link between military and civilian world is illustrated by the aviation
    The obverse of this 50€ gold coin shows families coming to see planes take off, a true attraction at the time. A plane is already in the sky between the poppy and the cornflower whereas Geroges Guynemer’s SPAD is about to take off…
    … and flies overs a battlefield dominated by two Saint-Chamond tanks, representing how 1917 saw the first battles in which French tanks saw action. A doughboy is depicted in the foreground, representing the entry of the United States into the war.