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The Persistence of Memory 50€ 1/4oz gold coin
The Persistence of Memory 50€ 1/4oz gold coin

The Persistence of Memory
50€ 1/4oz gold coin Proof quality yeardate 2021

Monnaie de Paris pays tribute to the major masterpieces of French museums or having been painted in France.


The obverse represent Salvador Dali's famous masterpiece "The Persistence of Memory". The "Museum Masterpiece" stamp that defines this series has been added at the bottom right and blends with thework. In the background, the front of Beaubourg, where Salvador Dali has been the subject of several exhibitions, most recently in 2013, has been depicted. The name of the work and that of the artist also  complete the decoration. The year 2021 appears on the left.


The reverse is common to the series. It depicts several viewsof many major French museums. An interior view of the Musée d’Orsay, on the top left, is recognizable by its distinctive clock. Beside that is a view of the façade of the Louvre as seen from the Napoleon courtyard where the pyramidis located. Below these two elements, a fresco shows the Hôtel Salé, which houses the Picasso Museum. The lower portion of the reverse side features a view of the façade of Hôtel Biron, the current Rodin Museum, and above, the famous Centre Pompidou stairway. The face value and the words “République Française” are also inscribed on the reverse side.

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Ref : 10041356310000

675,00 € 
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Specifications

  • Metal
    OR FIN 999/1000
  • Year date
    2021
  • Weight
    7.780
    g
  • Quality
    Proof
  • Mintage
    500
  • Face value
    50

The collection "Chefs d'oeuvre des musées"