The Paris Mint, formally known as La Monnaie de Paris, has a history spanning 1200 years. Founded by Charles the Bald in the ninth century, it is the oldest French institution today. In addition to providing coinage, the Paris Mint has a long history of excellence in the minting of precious metal gold and silver coins and bullion, making it well known and respected in the numismatic and precious metal investing community. Gold prices and silver prices continuously updated to reflect market prices. Call a Gainesville Coins representative at (813) 482-9300 to discuss buying gold and silver coins and bullion for your investment portfolio.