El Salvador 1971 100 colones
This specimen was part of lot 3816 in Goldberg sale 70 (Los Angeles, September 2012), where it sold for $2,243. The catalog description noted, "Salvador. 200, 100, 50 and 25 Colones, 1971. Fr-6-9; KM-143-146. Total weight 1.2801 ounces. On the 150th Anniversary of Independence. Lot of 4 coins. Choice Brilliant Proof." This type was issued in sets as noted along with a silver one colon and five colones.
Recorded mintage: 2,245.
Specification: 23.6 g, .900 fine gold, .682 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-8, KM-145.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Ira and Larry Goldberg, Goldberg sale 70: The Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles, CA: Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, 2012.