Mintage of 10,000 coins.
This Brilliant Uncirculated Silver coin contains .900 fine Silver! This is the fifth crown-sized coin in the French Lunar Zodiac series. On the obverse, one of the most powerful cats in the wild, the Tiger, is surrounded by an intricately-engraved oriental border design. On the reverse, a portrait of Jean de la Fontaine is depicted next to the 12 creatures of the Chinese zodiac. Each coin is encapsulated and presented in the traditional blue Monnaie de Paris gift box and a numbered certificate of authenticity.