Malaysia 1971 100 ringgit
"Republik seit 1965 100 Ringgit 1971. Präsident Abdul Rahman. FDC. (republic of Malaysia, one hundred ringgit of 1971, for president Abdul Rahman, Uncirculated.)"This type was accompanied by a copper-nickel five ringgit (KM 10). Abdul Rahman (1903-90) was the chief minister of Malaya (1955-57) and first prime minister of Malaysia (1957-70) and this coin was issued upon his retirement.
Recorded mintage: 100,000 plus 500 proofs.
Specification: 18.66 g, .917 fine gold, this specimen 18.68 g.
Catalog reference: KM 11. Fr-1.
- Jürg Richter, Auction 38, Gold Coins and Medals, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2017.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.