With a rich history, the Gold Swiss Helvetia Franc is a classic gold bullion coin highly valued by investors.
Also known as the ‘Swiss Miss’ or ‘Vreneli”, these popular coins are 90 per cent pure gold and are prized as a symbol of Swiss fiscal strength, independence, and the nation’s real, gold-backed currency.
The front of the Swiss 20 Franc Helvetia features the ‘Swiss Miss’ figure from folktale, set against the background of the Swiss Alps. Above her is the word ‘Helvetia’, the traditional female personification of Switzerland. The coin’s reverse shows Switzerland’s coat of arms and its legal tender value of 20 Franc.
With a rich history, the Swiss 20 Franc Helvetia was minted in large quantities between 1897 and 1949, when it was held by bank reserves throughout Europe. It’s long history and association with Swiss financial stability as well as its small size makes the Swiss 20 Franc highly attractive to investors and easily liquidated worldwide.
Date Minted: 1897
Designer(s): Fritz Landry
90% Gold 10% Copper
Diameter: 21.56 MM
Weight: 6.45 Grams
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