Hong Kong 1975 1000 dollars
"HONGKONG, Elizabeth II. 1952-2007 1000 Dollar 1975. Royal Visit. Polierte Platte. FDC. (Hong Kong, Elizabeth II, 1952-2007, thousand dollars of 1975, for the Royal Visit, Choice Proof.)"This NCLT was used to commemorate a visit by HM the Queen. The format was recycled for a series of commemoratives honoring the Chinese zodiac, commencing with KM-40.
Recorded mintage: 15,000 plus 5,005 proofs.
Specification: 15.97 g, .917 fine gold, this specimen 16.08 g.
Catalog reference: KM 38. Fr-1.
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