Starting Price: 44 000 USD
Price realized: 75 000 USD
CHINA. 500 Yuan, 1993. PCGS PROOF-68 DEEP CAMEO Secure Holder.
Fr-78; cf.KM-544. Commemorative for Centenary of Chairman Mao's birth. VERY RARE, from a minuscule mintage of only 100 pieces. This year produced several low mintage yet large size gold pieces and is one of the key years for collectors of modern Chinese coins. Well minted with flashy mirror like fields and frosty devices. A difficult coin to obtain which does not does not appear often. With case of issue and certificate of authenticity serial #53. A few tiny copper spots on obverse, otherwise free from haze or fog. PCGS PROOF-68 DEEP CAMEO Secure Holder.
From the Lee Kong Bun Collection.
Estimate: $55000.00- $70000.00