Medal created by Monnaie de Paris to help with the COVID-19 the price is 8 euros and 6 euros are donated to the "foundation of France".
To thank the nursing staff and all the professions mobilized during the global sanitary crisis, Monnaie de Paris decided to create and manufacture a commemorative medal to say "Thank you" to the women and men helping during the crisis.
This medal "MERCI", manufactured in the workshops of Monnaie de Paris will have a very strong symbolic value for every person called to work, to treat, to feed or protect French people.
On the observe, at the forefront, we thank the nursing staff working intensely and treating the numerous ill persons, alongside the firemen and the ambulances drivers. The word "MERCI" appears on the top of the medal.
The 3 characters are applauded by a round of hands. On the second line, on the right side, some pictos illustrate someother professions mobilized during the crisis: farmers, retailers, cashiers, deliverers, postmen, rubbish cleaners ...
On the left, some symbols illustrating the medical care system: the numbers 15 and 18, the cross of life, symbol of the ambulance drivers, the greek cross, symbol f the Health places, the "H" of the hospitals and the wand of Aesculapius, symbol of the Health professionnals.
To finish, on the background, the coronavirus cloud we hope to beat.