|Actual Metal Weight:||0.9645 ozt|
|Face Value:||500 Yuan|
|Mint:||People's Republic of China|
|Packaging:||Sealed in plastic|
One of the most popular bullion coin series in the world returns with the 2017 Chinese Gold Panda 30 Gram Coin (Sealed In Original Mint Plastic). Struck from .999 fine gold, each of these coins is legal tender with a face value of 500 Yuan. In addition to their popular designs, these coins also boast 0.9645 troy ounce of pure gold content. These coins are limited to a worldwide mintage of only 700,000!
The obverse bears the familiar Chinese national symbol of Beijing's Tiantan Prayer Hall, also known as the Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests, that is part of the renown Temple of Heaven. Chinese characters inscribed along the top rim indicate the issuing country, the People's Republic of China. The year-date "2017" is placed at the bottom rim.
The updated reverse design shows a panda sitting and snacking on a stalk of bamboo. A pattern of bamboo leaves fills the background. The specifications "30g Au .999" appear at the bottom rim while the denomination "500 ¥ " is found to the left of the panda. The diameter measures 32 mm across. The coin comes sealed in plastic from the mint.
Bullion investors have become increasingly interested in the Gold Panda, while coin collectors value it for its adorable reverse designs of the recognizable panda, which are updated annually. The limited mintage of 700,000 coins also makes them appealing to collectors. Be sure to add the 2017 Chinese Gold Panda 30 Grams to your portfolio from Gainesville Coins while they are still available!