Very Rare 1896 NAPOLEON BONAPARTE Antique Jetton Token Coin
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I got very very Rare NAPOLEON BONAPARTE 1896 antique token coin for sale. It is of year 1896 written on the coin on the top near the hat of Napoleon . There is portrait of NAPOLEON BONAPARTE engraved on it on one side and on the other side there is engraved photo of EIFFEL tower and word PARIS as shown in the photo.
I have got some antique coins collection of my Great Grandfather and was wishing to sell on ebay to raise some money.
This coin is a valuable collector's item and will be good if it goes to the right buyer who knows its correct value.
“Ambition is never content, even on the summit of greatness.”
- NAPOLEON BONAPARTE
Emperor of the French, 1769 - 1821
Napoleon Bonaparte was born on August 15, 1769 in Ajaccio on the Mediterranean island of Corsica, the son of Carlo and Letizia Bonaparte. Through his military exploits and his ruthless efficiency, Napoleon rose from obscurity to become Napoleon I, Empereur des Francais (Emperor of the French). He is both a historical figure and a legend—and it is sometimes difficult to separate the two. The events of his life fired the imaginations of great writers, film makers, and playwrights whose works have done much to create the Napoleonic legend.
Napoleon decided on a military career when he was a child, winning a scholarship to a French