The french 1900 gold coin is an investment gold coin exempt from VAT, according to the criteria set by the european union directive 2006/112/EC and a coin daily quoted in France by Cpor at a price close to the spot price of gold. Fineness is 900 ‰ and contains 5.80 grams of pure gold. It is a not so common coin (almost 700.000 gold Rooter coins minted in 1900) without numismatic interest, the minimum value follows (in VG / VF) the normal quotation of the 20 francs Gold. Please note an expensive version “flan mat” at 3000 euros (9443 coins minted)
French 20 Franc Gold Coin 1900 value.
|French Rooster 20 Franc Gold 1900 (Scrap value)||365||459||332||434|
|French Rooster 20 Franc Gold 1900 (VF/XF40)||389||490||354||463|
|French Rooster 20 Franc Gold 1900 Flan mat||—||—||3000||—|
|Diameter (mm)||Weight (gr)||Thickness (mm)|
|21,20 mm||Gross weight: 6,45 Gr|
Fine Gold: 5,80 Gr
|Edge and Orientation.||Millesimal fineness.||Composition.|
|➣ DIEU✼PROTÈGE✼LA ✼FRANCE|
➣ Coin alignment ↑↓
|Gold 900‰, 21.6 carat||90% gold and 10% copper|
|Mint and Mintmark||Financial Features||Year and mintage.|
|➣ Mintmark. A cornucopia for the Mint and a Torch for Henri Auguste Patey; main engraver. |
➣ Mint: Paris Mint “Hôtel des Monnaies”, France.
|Type: French Standard circulation coin.|
Production Years: 1899-1914.
|1900 with 615 425 coins minted. 9443 coins minted with sandblasted die.|