Belize 1982-FM 100 dollars
This specimen was lot 4187 in Goldberg sale 65 (Los Angeles, September 2011), where it sold for $201.25. The catalog description noted, "Belize. 100 Dollars, 1982. Kinkajou. NGC graded Proof 69 Ultra Cameo." This is another Non-Circulating Legal Tender coin issued and marketed by the Franklin mint on behalf of Belize before it withdrew from coinage operations in 1985.
Recorded mintage: 586 proofs plus 10 uncirculated.
Specification: 6.21 g, .500 fine gold, .100 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: KM-70.
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- 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, and Larry Goldberg, Goldberg sale 65: The Pre-Long Beach Auction, Ancient and World Coins, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2011.