French euro coins

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French euro coins feature three separate designs for the three series of coins. The minor series was designed by Fabienne Courtiade, the middle one by Laurent Jorio and the major two coins are by Joaquim Jimenez. All designs share the 12 stars of the EU and the year of imprint as well as the letters "RF" for République Française (French Republic).

For images of the common side and a detailed description of the coins, see Euro coins.

Depiction of French euro coinage | Obverse side
€ 0.01 € 0.02 € 0.05
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Portrait of Marianne, the symbol of the French Republic.
€ 0.10 € 0.20 € 0.50
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Missing image
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The sower, a theme carried over from the former franc.
€ 1.00 € 2.00 € 2 Coin Edge
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The edge lettering features
the number "2" six times
alternated with ** for a
total of 12 stars
A stylised tree contained in a hexagon with the motto
Liberté Egalité Fraternité
 


Types of Euro coins
Eurozone: Austria | Belgium | Finland | France | Germany | Greece | Ireland | Italy | Luxembourg | Netherlands | Portugal | Spain</small>
New EU countries: Estonia | Lithuania | Slovakia
Other: Monaco | San Marino | Vatican

External links

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