The Chinese Gold Panda is one of the worlds most popular bullion coins. It has been issued every year by the People’s Republic of China since 1982. The coin features the symbolic Chinese Panda on its reverse and the famous Temple of Heaven on its obverse. The combination of the two gives the coin a historical and internationally recognised meaning.
Pandas are symbolic of peace and friendship in Chinese culture. Their historical meaning dates back to as early as 1030 BC with the Xizhou and Ming Dynasties. It was said the panda had special healing powers where they could repel plagues and prevent illnesses. During these ancient times, panda pelts were often given to kings and emperors as a tribute of good luck and protection.
The 15 gram Gold Panda represents an excellent purchase for investors and collectors alike. Due to the economic stability of gold, this product can be used as a portfolio diversification tool. The coin's popularity guarantees it will always be in demand and sought after internationally. The coin, which contains 15 grams of pure .999 24 carat gold has a face value of 200 Yuan.
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