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Gold France 20 Francs Rooster BU (1902-1914)

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1 225,79 € 215,79 €
Buy back price 196,44 €
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Data sheet
Country France
Metal Gold
Weight 1/4 oz
Gold metal content in grams 5.81
Diameter 21 mm
Thickness 1.4 mm
Price for gold per gram in this product 37,14 €
Premium over Spot Price 1.75%
Spread 8.97%
More info

The coin of 20 francs has several names. She is called: Golden Rooster,
Marianna and Napoleond. Why are they so called? In France, there are two
national symbols. One of them is the Rooster, he was depicted on cold
weapons, stamps, state seals, etc. Until 1906, on the coins, next to the
rooster, you can see the inscription "Freedom, Equality, Brotherhood,"
before that, the inscription on the Franks was different: "God save
France." The phrase "God save France" was replaced by French coins after
the separation of the church from the state in 1906. The second national
symbol of France is the image of Marianne. During the French Revolution,
it became a symbol of freedom. And Napoleond they are probably called,
since the idea of putting gold coins into circulation belonged to
Napoleon Bonaparte in 1803. With the beginning of World War 1 in 1914,
the production of gold coins was discontinued.


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Gold France 20 Francs Rooster BU  (1902-1914)

Gold France 20 Francs Rooster BU (1902-1914)