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2016 5 oz Silver €50 Great French Ships Proof (The Belem)

2016 5 oz Silver €50 Great French Ships Proof (The Belem)

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The last year in a successful series, this coin celebrates The Belem.

Coin Highlights:
  • Contains 5 oz of .950 fine Silver.
  • Comes in a box and with a certificate of authenticity from the Monnaie de Paris.
  • Mintage of just 250 coins.
  • Obverse: Shows the ship in full sail right in the center of the coin. In the background, there is a detail of the rail running around the castle. The ship’s name is inscribed at the top of the coin within a border of rigging rope.
  • Reverse: The reverse features a composition of helm and jib found on all the coins dedicated to sailing ships in the collection. The dauphin is part of the ship's stern cleats.
  • Certified by the Monnaie de Paris.

This Silver coin would be a great addition to any collection or an ideal gift for a loved one. Add this 2016 5 oz Silver €50 Great French Ships Proof: The Belem coin to your cart today!

The Belem was built in 1896 and began its career as a cargo ship transporting cocoa. It changed hands between the English and the Italians before being purchased in 1979 by a French company which restored it and created a foundation to promote and preserve it as a significant piece of French maritime heritage. In 1984, it was classified as a historic monument, but continues to be used for tall-ship sailing courses and at high-profile events. Its home port is Nantes.

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