Why Choose This 2022 Congo Marilyn Monroe 1/2 g Gold Proof Coin?
The variety of coins issued by nations around the world creates plenty of options for everyone. The specimen offered here was issued by the Republic of Congo for 2022. Republic of Congo is not often thought of when collectible coins are mentioned, but they have been issuing more intriguing pieces in recent years. This gold coin features a Marilyn Monroe design and production was very limited.
- Mintage was limited to just 999 pieces.
- This 100 Francs CFA legal tender coin is made of .999 fine gold and weighs .5 grams.
- This Marilyn Monroe coin has a proof finish.
Icon Marilyn Monroe
Obverse: The face value and country of issue are inscribed on the obverse. The Republic of Congo coat of arms is at the center of the design. It includes two large elephants behind a crowned shield.
Reverse: This side of the coin features a portrait of Marilyn Monroe. A number of inscriptions are included here. The date of issue is displayed as well as the dual date of her birth and death. The gold weight and purity can also be found to the right of Marilyn Monroe’s hair.
.5 g Gold Proof
This specimen has a proof finish meaning the background has a mirror-like appearance.