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  • Jean Paul Gaultier 2017 - La Corse, Corsica €10 Coin
  • The obverse features a tribute to military general Napoléon Bonaparte
  • The reverse features the traditional €10 design

Jean Paul Gaultier 2017 - La Corse, Corsica €10 Coin

Article Number: 1385220108

  • France as seen through the eyes of designer Jean Paul Gaultier
  • Exclusively designed for Monnaie de Paris
  • Uncirculated quality
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£13.49
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£13.49
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History Meets Fashion

Designed exclusively for Monnaie de Paris by acclaimed fashion designer Jean Paul Gaulter, this €10 coin celebrates Corsica, the Mediterranean island southeast of the French mainland and birthplace of military leader Napoléon Bonaparte.

The coin features a feminised rendition of Napoléon's monument in Ajaccio, Corsica. The woman is dressed in a Gaultier-designed couture version of a Napoleonic military uniform, complete with a bicorne hat, sword and epaulettes.  Standing on a fashion runway which extends from the statue's podium, the design truly is a blend of Gaultier's vision with a historical twist.

The reverse features a classic Euro design, REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE and laurel leaves winding around the coin's face value.

Struck in an uncirculated base metal containing 333/1000 silver, this gorgeous coin is a stylish tribute to the culture and beauty of France. 

Specifications
Mintage: 100,000
Year of Issue: 2018
Country of Issue: France
Metal: Base metal containing 333/1000 silver
Quality: Uncirculated
Mint: Monnaie de Paris
Currency: Euro
Diameter: 31mm
Weight: 17g
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