Pour la France, versez votre or : l'or combat pour la victoire.

Pour la France, versez votre or : l'or combat pour la victoire.

Date: [1915]
Creator: Faivre, Abel, 1867-1945.
Description: A frightened German soldier holding a rifle in both hands is forced down onto one knee by the weight of a giant French coin which has landed on his arm. On the coin is a bas-relief of a rooster which appears to be escaping the surface of the coin to attack the soldier. Imprinted on the coin is the text: "LIBERTE - EGALITE - FRATERNITE" and "1915".
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