Аверс: легенда: AUX CITOYENS MORTS POUR LA PATRIE.
Аверс: описание: Niveau contenant les mains unies, posé sur le faisceau phrygien; cercle de 14 étoiles.
Реверс: легенда: ARMÉE GARDES NATIONALES & GARDE MOBILE * // 23, / 24, 25, 26, / JUIN / 1848.
Реверс: Описание: Couronne d’immortelles, inscription en quatre lignes.
Louis Napoleon was elected December 10, 1848 as the first President of the Second Republic. He had no right to represent in 1852. Louis Napoleon decided to make a coup planned for December 2, 1851, the anniversary of the coronation of the Eagle and commemoration of the Battle of Austerlitz. The coup is ratified by a plebiscite on December 21 with more than 7.5 million and only 640,000 YES NO. Victor Hugo was exiled on 12 December. The following year, he published "The Little Napoleon" which earned Louis Napoleon became Napoleon III meantime this famous sentence: "Napoleon the Little by Victor the Great".