• 10 Francs 1982, KM# 950, France, 100th Anniversary of Death of Léon Gambetta
  • 10 Francs 1982, KM# 950, France, 100th Anniversary of Death of Léon Gambetta
Description

Engraver: Émilie Rousseau

Obverse

The French statesman Léon Gambetta (1838-1882) rallied his countrymen during the Franco-Prussian War. A founding father of the Third Republic, he was an influential figure during its formative years.

Léon GAMBETTA
1838-1882
ER

Reverse

Denomination and date, flags in background.

LIBERTE
EGALITE
FRATERNITE
10
FRANCS
REPUBLIQUE 1982 FRANÇAISE

Edge

10 Francs

100th Anniversary of Death of Léon Gambetta

KM# 950 Schön# 244
Characteristics
Type Commemorative Issue (Circulating)
Material Nickel Brass
Weight 10 g
Diameter 26 mm
Thickness 2.5 mm
Shape round
Alignment Coin

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