Mintage of just 1,500 coins!
This coin is one of the coins that was released from the Legendary Collection, a series dedicated as a tribute to iconic figures that played an important part in the shaping of France. This Proof Gold coin, which contains ¼ oz of .999 fine gold, has an obverse that shows a portrait in profile of Napoleon III sporting his goatee known as “the imperial beard,” which was characteristic of his era. An imperial eagle appears on the reverse. An emblem of the First and Second Empires, the bird of Jupiter has been associated with military victories since ancient times.
This magnificent coin comes in a box and with a certificate of authenticity from Monnaie de Paris.
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|Metal Content:||0.25 troy oz|
|Manufacturer:||Monnaie de Paris|