Panama 1975 500th Birthday of Balboa 100 Balboas Gold Proof
First gold coin issued by Panama. Historic – struck by the Franklin Mint on Dec. 31, 1974, the first day after the removal of the U.S. government 41-year ban on the ownership of modern gold coins. Gem proof coin celebrates the 500th anniversary of the birth of Balboa. Only 75,000 made, containing 8.2 gm. of 900 fine gold.