Austria 2002 50 euro
This specimen was lot 2298 in Goldberg sale 103 (Los Angeles, February 2018), where it sold for $423. The catalog description noted, "Austria. 50 Euro, 2002. Saints Benedict and Scholastica. Orden und die Welt. Pop 2, none finer. PCGS graded MS-70."
Recorded mintage: 50,000 proofs.
Specification: 10.14 g, .986 fine gold, 22 mm diameter, 0.3214 ounce AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-936; KM-3090.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, 11th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, John Lavender, Yifu Che, Jason Villareal and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 103: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2018.