10 euro - Martinique (Victor Schoelcher)

Series: France - Regions of France

Image of 10 euro coin - Martinique (Victor Schoelcher) | France 2012.  The Silver coin is of UNC quality.
Victor Schoelcher (22 July 1804, Paris - 25 December 1893, Houilles) was a French abolitionist writer in the 19th century and the main spokesman for a group from Paris who worked for the abolition of slavery, and formed an abolition society in 1834. He worked especially hard for the abolition of slavery on the Caribbean islands.