China first introduced the Silver Panda coin series in 1983, and every year since, a new design variation of the Panda has been released. The entire series showcases uniquely beautiful designs, which have made the series very popular among collectors and investors alike. This item will be pulled from random dates.
On the obverse of each coin, the Hall of Prayer for Abundant Harvests in the Temple of Heaven in Beijing with the phrase ‘People’s Republic of China’ in Chinese around the edge, complete with the year of issue.
These Silver Pandas are based on the metric system of measure. Going forward with the new design, each coin contains 30 grams (.9645 ounces) of fine silver. Every coin is guaranteed to be in Gem Brilliant Uncirculated condition and comes in a clear plastic holder to protect the 99.99% fine silver content.
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- Contains 30 grams of .999 fine silver.
- Obverse: The Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests (The Temple of Heaven) of Beijing is depicted. Inscriptions include the Chinese characters for People’s Republic of China and the year.
- Reverse: This item, pulled from random dates, depicts different panda designs. The face value of 10 Yen is also shown
- Guaranteed by the People’s Bank of China.
- Each coin comes in a plastic capsule to protect its beautiful design.
The Silver Pandas were first minted in 1983. The first 3 years of mintage were in proof quality condition, and had a limited mintage of 10,000 pieces for each year. No Silver Pandas were struck in 1986, but they have been minted every year since then. Each year, the design of the panda changes making them highly collectible. The only year they didnt change design was 2002, which used the same design as 2001.
The Chinese Silver Panda Coins have become the darlings of Chinas Shenzhen-Guobao Mint. Celebrating Chinas most iconic creature the Panda Bear this series is known for its fine artistry and high quality. Beginning with the 2016 release and henceforth, all the mints bullion coins will be weighed in accordance with the metric system. Each coin will now weigh 30 grams and contain .999 pure silver.
Although Chinese Silver Panda Coins have been especially popular throughout their homeland and the rest of Asia, their popularity has recently extended worldwide. The Panda may make its home in the southwestern forests of China, but the entire world has grown to love this adorable black and white bear.
The combination of intricate detailing and the annual design changes has made the Chinese Panda Silver Coins stand apart from all others. With the combination of both Matte and Proof finishs being used each year, the Chinese Pandas will remain as one of the Worlds most sought after coins for their unbelievable eye appeal alone.