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The Laurel 20€ Silver coin
The Laurel 20€ Silver coin

The Laurel
20€ Silver coin Circulating quality yeardate 2020

•Goldand silver coin, guaranteed value
•A French symbol magnified by a modern and graphical treatment

After the Sower, Hercules, the Rooster and Marianne, Monnaie de Paris pays tribute to a new series from 2020 to 2022 : Nature of France.This last one highlights the beauty of the nature through three strong numismatic symbols : the oak, the laurel and the wheat.

In 2021, the laurel will be given pride of place. Synonymous with eternity, Laurelis also a symbol of glory and is closely linked to Victory. A part of French history, it is therefore a major element in numismatics.

On the obverse, the laurel leaves triumphs as a close-up at the center of the coin. These leaves are linked with two laurel branches, which surround this set to recall the laurel wreaths. Inthe upper part, we can see the French Republic motto : « Liberté,Egalité,Fraternité ».The 2021 year date is on the left side, between leaves in close-up and the laurel branch. A beaded design making the outline of the coin gives it some elegance reminding old frenchcoins designs.

Thereverse is common tothe series. It shows the three symbols of nature presented through the series :the oak, the laurel and the wheat. An hexagon representing France is inserted in the design. The laurel branch onthe left andthe oak branch onthe right decorate this hexagon. We can find the wheat ear atthe center of the reverse. It is crowned bythe face value and surrounded bythe mention « République Française ». We can see the engravings on both sides ofthe laurel andbranches. A design of the coin reminding french coins designs.
See characteristics

Ref : 10041355380000

20,00 € 
Price (incl. taxes)

Specifications

  • Metal
    ARGENT 900‰
  • Year date
    2021
  • Weight
    18.000
    g
  • Quality
    Uncirculated
  • Mintage
    75000
  • Face value
    20

The collection "Natures de France - Trilogie"