Kiribati 2000 First Coins of New Millennium $50 Gold Proof
Kiribati's geographical location on the International Date Line meant that it was the first place on earth to greet the new millennium in 2000. They appropriately struck these gold coins to commemorate the historic event. Handsome design features the sun, stars and planets in the sky over Kiribati. Rare, not listed in the Standard Catalog of World Coins.