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2008 China Beijing Olympics Gold Series I Proof Coin

Other Versions: [Proof] [Series II Proof]

Obverse Image - China 2008 Beijing Olympics 1/3-oz Gold Series I Proof Coin
Reverse Image - China 2008 Beijing Olympics 1/3-oz Gold Series I Proof Coin
Coin Specifications
Gold Content1/3 oz.
Purity.999
Face Value150 yuan
SeriesBeijing Olympics
Year of Issue2008
Issue Limit12,000

There are two reverse designs for the gold coin and both designs feature athletic sports figures derived from from ancient Chinese traditional sports. In the Series I issues, the two sports depicted in the figure designs are equestrian and archery and matching each figure is the corresponding XXIX Olympiad sports pictogram.

The common obverse design for the gold coins features the traditional paired "Chinese dragon" image, the emblem of the 29th Olympic Games, "The People's Republic of China" in Simplified Chinese and the year 2008.

The 2008 China Beijing Olympics Gold Series I Proof Coin was struck by the China Mint in the year 2008 and belongs to the Beijing Olympics series of gold bullion coins. Each .999 fine gold coin contains 1/3 troy ounce (9.4498 grams) of gold and is legal tender with a face value of 150 yuan.

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