Peru 1963 50 soles
"Peru, Republik seit 1879 50 Soles 1963. Lima. Fast FDC. (republic of Peru, since 1879, fifty soles of 1963, Lima mint. About uncirculated.)"This denomination, struck 1950-69, was theoretically a circulating coin but actually was a bullion piece like her sisters, the gold five, ten, twenty and hundred soles.
Recorded mintage: 3,089.
Specification: 23.405 g, .900 fine gold, .677 troy oz AGW, this specimen 23.36 g.
Catalog reference: Fr-79; KM-230.
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