China Panda 1oz Gold Coin 1989
|Purity:||999 / 1000|
|Mint:||People's Republic of China Mint|
|Packing:||Sealed in Bag|
Several Chinese mints can produce the Panda gold coins. This issue has large and small sized dates on the obverse which indicate the different mints that produced the 1989 Panda gold coins.
The 1989 Panda Gold Coin here is 99.9% pure, minted in brilliant uncirculated quality and sold in the original sealed packing. The Panda gold coins are not sold domestically within China, they are only for foreign sale. China Pandas became most popular to worldwide collectors and investors for the very attractive designs. The design of the panda changes every year. Panda gold coins are tax free.
The obverse shows the Hall of Prayers for Abundant Harvest in the Temple of Heaven. Chinese characters are shown on the top reading "Zhonghua Renmin Gongheguo" meaning People's Republic of China. The year of issue „1989“ is shown at the bottom below the Temple design.
The 1989 motif depicts one adult Panda munching on a bamboo twig whilst resting on the left paw. A decorative grid is visible in the background of the coin Showing below the panda motif are Chinese characters for size,”1”, then metric purity „.999“ and a large 100 and Yuan symbol. Below this at base of coin is shown 1 OZ Au“.
Mintage and Measurements:
A total of 115,187 coins were minted.
The 1989 1 oz coin has 32mm diameter and a thickness of 2.70mm.
Country of origin: China
Year of minting: 1989
Fine weight: 31.10 g
Scratch resistance: Poor
Packing: Protective Mint-Sealed Pouch
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