101683 | FRANCE. Frontignan. Bronze Medal.

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    101683  |  FRANCE. Frontignan. Bronze Medal. Issued 1983. Commemorating the city on the southern coast of France (64mm, 218.87 g, 12h). By S. Santucci.

     

    Aerial veduta of the city from a vantage point in the Mediterranean Sea; VILLE DE FRONTIGNAN on banner curling around the lower side / Four putti bearing bunches of grapes and grape vines; civic coat-of-arms to left. Edge: Plain.

     

    Cf. Numista #56256. Gem Mint State. Light brown surfaces, with some alluring brilliance remaining.

     

    Frontignan is widely known for its Muscat de Frontignan, a sweet wine made solely from the Muscat grape variety and with an appellation controlled for this specific area.