Belgium 1882 20 Franc Gold Mint State Certified By ICG MS-65
Last year that gold coins were issued during the reign of King Leopold II. This Brilliant Uncirculated coin has been graded, certified and encased in a clear protective holder by Independent Coin Grading. Precious metal content is 6.45 gm. of 900 fine gold. It was King Leopold II who commissioned the explorer Henry Stanley to secure agreements from the tribes who inhabited the Congo Basin in Africa. The agreements gave the Belgians access to rich natural resources.