From Clovis to Republic, 1,500 Years of French History – Coin 1 of 15
This series will span five years and contain 15 coins. Each coin will honor important figures in French heritage; ten kings, two emperors and three presidents who helped shape the French nation. This is the inaugural issue featuring Clovis I (466-511), the first king of the Franks to unite all the Frankish tribes under one ruler, and converted the nation to Catholicism.
* Struck from 92% pure Proof Gold with an Antique Finish.
* Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
* Presentation Packaging
* The 2011 1/4 oz. Proof Gold Clovis has a very limited mintage of only 1,500!
The obverse features an image of Clovis with his Merovingian crown and his name as a semi-circular inscription, designed by Christian Lacroix.
The reverse displays the baptism font at Reims cathedral, where Clovis was baptized, a dove, and the span of his reign.
Each coin comes in its original box and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
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