This 1990 China 20 oz Proof Silver Dragon & Phoenix is graded by NGC as PF67. It is made from 20 oz of .999 Pure Silver and has a reeded edge. The original box and Certificate of Authenticity are included.
The obverse depicts the Great Wall of China rising over the landscape with "THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA" inscribed overhead in Chinese. The year is struck below.
The reverse features a dragon with a phoenix swooping overhead. The dragon and phoenix are two of the most revered animals in China's history and they are often associated with mythical and powerful attributes that border on the divine. The denomination of "150 YUAN" is struck to the right and between the two animal, below are the weight and purity.
This coin had a mintage of only 1,500 and is one of seven in a series celebrating the dragon and phoenix in Chinese culture.
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