The 1878 French 20 gold Franc is available at ABS bullion. Known a s Napoleon's, 20 gold Francs are among the most popular gold coins ever struck. The Lucky gold Angel, also referred as "the Genius" was the second gold Franc issued replacing the Napoleon. 1867 Troy oz of actual gold content in AU condition. 900 fine gold by the Paris mint.Features the iconic Lucky angel / "genius" on the obverse. Bears a face value of 20 Francs backed by the government of France. Inscription on the reverse Liberté Égalité Fraternité, encircled with a wreath. The design was originally created in 1792 by Augustin Dupre. Arrives encapsulated in a elegant wood display box.
The French 20 gold Franc was introduced under the reign of Napoleon Bonaparte. The Lucky Angel was the second gold Franc replacing the Napoleon in 1848. Designed by Augustine Dupree in 1792, it was issued in 1848 and 1849 and between 1871 and 1898.
The Lucky Angel has captivated coin enthusiasts. Collectors, and investors around the world. From the coin's beautiful design, its storied past and its value. Will be around for centuries to come. The featured 1878 A French 20 gold Franc is Brilliant uncirculated and in remarkable condition.Truly one of the nicer ones you'll find outside of a slab. The coin arrives in a new airtight PVC free capsule and housed in a new elegant glass top display box.