Available annually from the Chinese Mint, the Gold Panda coin is the nation’s official gold bullion offering. The coins in this series have .999 fine gold content, face values in Yuan, and a new design of the Giant Panda on the reverse for each new release. Right now, you can purchase 2018 3 Gram Gold Chinese Panda Coins online at Silver.com that have a perfect certification from the NGC.
- Ships to you inside of a protective plastic slab from the NGC!
- 37th year of availability for the Gold Chinese Pandas!
- Availability of certified coins is limited!
- Consists of Three Grams, or .09645 Troy ounces, of .999 fine gold.
- Bears a face value of ¥50 (Yuan) backed by the government of China.
- Issued a Grade of Mint State 70 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.
- Early Release specimen.
- On the obverse side is the Temple of Heaven design.
- The reverse face of the coin includes the Giant Panda image.
Each of the individual 2018 3 Gram Gold Chinese Panda Coins in this listing comes housed inside of a protective plastic slab from the NGC with the unique red core label. Mint State 70 certifications indicate the coins exhibit full, original mint luster with no detracting flaws of any kind on the surface areas or design elements.
Coins with an Early Release label included inside of the protective plastic slab note the timing of arrival for the coins to be certified. The ER designation means that each coin was received within 30 days of the issue date for 2018 Gold Chinese Panda Coins from the Chinese Mint.
On the obverse side of 2018 3 Gram Gold Chinese Panda Coins is the image of the Hall of Prayer for Abundant Harvests. This building is the central structure in the Temple of Heaven complex, one of four such Taoist religious sites constructed within the city of Beijing. The Temple of Heaven was built between 1406 and 1420.
The reverse face of 2018 Gold Chinese Panda Coins includes a unique image only for 2018 coins. The Giant Panda is a species of bear found natively within the central highlands of China. The bears are unique in that they subsist largely on a diet of bamboo with little meat and protein in their diet.
Gold Chinese Panda coins are issued by the Chinese Mint. The series includes 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, 1/10 oz, and 1/20 oz coins. In 2016, the Chinese Mint switched from Troy ounces to Grams in weight markings. These 3 Gram Gold Chinese Panda coins replaced the 1/10 oz coins.
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