Rarely encountered gold from Tonga!
AGW= 0.9571 of an ounce. Issued by the south Pacific island nation of Tonga to honor the long reigning Queen of Tonga, Salote Mafile‘o Pilolevu Tupou III, more commonly referred to as Salote. She was a popular monarch, well like by her people, and remembered for her stature, (she stood 6 feet 3 inches tall).
This 1 Koula Gold coin displays the Tongan Coat of Arms on the reverse. A full length likeness of the queen is on the obverse. This coin has been cleaned, but is still certified with Uncirculated details by NGC. Listed in Krause as KM#3.