Belgium 2008 50 euro
"BELGIQUE, Royaume, Albert II (1993-2013), AV 50 euro, 2008. Maurice Maeterlinck - L'oiseau bleu. Fr-454. Flan poli. (kingdom of Belgium, Albert II, 1993-2013, gold fifty euro of 2008, Maurice Maeterlinck and The Blue Bird. Proof.)"This NCLT honors Maurice Maeterlinck (1862-1949), Symbolist playwright and poet. The Blue Bird was his most successful play. This design also appeared on KM 266 (silver 10 euro).
Recorded mintage: 2,500.
Specification: 6.22 g, 0.999 fine gold, 0.20 troy oz AGW, 21 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 267, Fr-454.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date, 13th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2018.
- Elsen, Philippe, et al., Vente Publique 144, Brussels: Jean Elsen et ses Fils S.A., 2020.