10€ FRANCE 2021 - Paris Olympics games 2024 "Sport serie TENNIS"
Production: 2500 units
Diameter: 37 mm
Weight: 22.20 grams
On the occasion of the Paris 2024 Olympic and Paralympic Games, the Monnaie de Paris pays tribute to these renowned international competitions through a collection highlighting sport, its values, the athletes but also the country's heritage. host. Olympism and Paralympism are celebrated.
In 2021, three sports will be in the spotlight on classic collector coins: Judo, Swimming and Armchair Tennis. The following years and until 2024, it will be 4 sports per year. This coin is part of the series dedicated to Sports which will honor the athlete at the heart of his movement for three years.
On the face, special attention has been paid to the treatment of postures and attitudes to transcribe the athlete's concentration and the intensity of the moment. On this coin, it is the wheelchair tennis which is illustrated with a player serving.
The reverse common to the series presents a view of Paris where the Seine takes on the appearance of an athletics track. The Eiffel Tower dominates the city and lights up the competition.