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The Great War  10€ Silver Coin and Mini-medal cornflower and poppy
The Great War  10€ Silver Coin and Mini-medal cornflower and poppy
The Great War  10€ Silver Coin and Mini-medal cornflower and poppy
The Great War  10€ Silver Coin and Mini-medal cornflower and poppy

The Great War
10€ Silver Coin and Mini-medal cornflower and poppy Circulating Quality Yeardate 2018

  • 10€ silver coin, guaranteed face value  and Mini-medal cornflower and poppy sold in a cardboard
  • Celebration of the centenary of the First World War end 

Launched in 2014 for the centenary of the Great War, the series highlights the lives of men on the front and women behing the lines ; all were actors in the conflict that caused a serious breaking point in the 20th century. 

The obverse of the 10€ Silver coin displays the bugler that called the cease-fire. The soldier wears multiple flags along with a Cornflower and a Poppy. The Arc de Triomphe is in the background, under which a returning soldier holds his child in his arms. 
The reverse of this coin shows its face value decorated with an oak branch and a laurel branch, evoking the Euro sign. The motifs on the reverse side are framed with a set of lines representing France's hexagonal shape. 

The face of the mini-medal represents a cornflower and  a poppy. These 2 wild  flowers continued to grow up in the returned lands by the shells; they were often the  only touch of color for the soldiers in the trenches of the First World War. These flowers becomed since 1916 a real embema of the memory and the solidarity towards the veterans, the vistims of the war, the widows and the orphans.The reverse is the institutionnal reverse of the Monnaie de Paris, with the millesime 2016. 


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Ref : 10041318450006

15,00 € 
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Specifications

  • Denomination
    10€ SILVER
  • Metal
    NORDICGOLD
    ARGENT 333/1000
  • Year date
    2018
  • Weight
    34.700
    g
  • Quality
    Uncirculated
  • Mintage
    3800
  • Face value
    10
  • Diameter
    31.000
    mm

The collection "The Great War"