Burundi – 1962 – 100 Francs – Independence – PCGS PR66 Cameo
We are pleased to present you a rare and valuable item that would be a great addition to the collection of any coin collector.
This is a Burundi 100 franc coin minted in 1962 to commemorate Burundi’s independence. The obverse of the coin shows the image of Mwambutsa IV, the then Mwami (king) of Burundi. The lettering on the coin reads “Mwambutsa IV Mwami du Burundi”, which translates as “Mwambutsa IV King of Burundi”.
The reverse of the coin shows the image of the emblem of the Kingdom of Burundi with the words “ROYAUME DU BURUNDI INDEPENDENCE 1962 100 FRANCS” around the edge. The translation of this is “Kingdom of Burundi Independence 1962 100 Francs.” The value of the coin is also indicated on the reverse as 100 francs.
This commemorative coin is made of gold with a composition of .900 and weighs 32 grams with a diameter of 35 mm. The design of the coin represents the rich history and culture of Burundi and makes it a great object for collectors and history buffs.
The special thing about this edition is also the grading from the PCGS with the high value PR66 Cameo.
Burundi is a small landlocked country in East Africa known for its stunning landscapes, rich culture and history. The coin commemorates Burundi’s independence, gained from Belgian colonial rule on July 1, 1962. The commemorative coin has historical significance and is a piece of Burundi’s heritage that collectors should cherish.
Overall, this Burundi 100 franc coin is a rare find and a valuable addition to any collection. Its design and history make it a unique piece that will surely be appreciated for many years to come. Don’t miss this opportunity to own a piece of history.
Details of the gold coin:
Value: 100 francs
Composition gold (.900)
Special feature: PCGS PR66 Cameo
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