Chinese Gold Panda

as low as $2,690.49

Name: Chinese Gold Panda

Weight: 1.0 troy oz.

Fineness: .999

Diameter: 32.05mm

Thickness: 2.87mm

Gold Content: 1.0 troy oz.



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Name: Chinese Gold Panda

Weight: 1.0 troy oz.

Fineness: .999

Diameter: 32.05mm

Thickness: 2.87mm

Gold Content: 1.0 troy oz.

 The Chinese Gold Panda is an exquisite gold bullion coin cherished for its beauty, cultural significance, and investment value. First issued by the People’s Republic of China in 1982, it was introduced to cater to the growing global market for gold bullion coins, following the success of other national coins like the Canadian Gold Maple Leaf and the South African Krugerrand. The Chinese Gold Panda has since secured its position as a major player in the world of precious metal investments.

The design of the Chinese Gold Panda is a celebration of one of China’s most beloved and recognizable animals, the giant panda. The obverse of the coin typically features the Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests at the Temple of Heaven in Beijing, a classic example of traditional Chinese architecture and a symbol of the nation’s rich heritage. The reverse, which is updated almost annually, showcases various depictions of the giant panda, making each year’s issue unique. These designs capture the panda in different poses or settings, highlighting the animal’s charm and the coin’s artistic merit. Unique aspects of the Chinese Gold Panda include:

  • Purity: The Chinese Gold Panda is minted in .999 pure gold.

  • Denominations: From 1982 through 2015, the Panda was available in 1/20, 1/10, 1/4, 1/2, and 1oz (troy ounce) denominations. However, since 2016, the Panda is now minted in 1g, 3g, 8g, 15g, and 30g (gram) varieties, adhering to the metric system more familiar in China.

  • Changing Designs: The annually changing design of the panda on the reverse side is a distinctive feature that sets it apart from other gold bullion coins. This not only adds an element of collectability but also ensures that each year’s issue is anticipated by collectors and investors alike.

  • Cultural Symbolism: The panda, a national symbol of China, represents peace, harmony, and friendship. Its portrayal on the coin reflects China’s cultural heritage and its commitment to wildlife conservation.

  • Legal Tender: The Chinese Gold Panda is recognized as legal tender in the People’s Republic of China. Each denomination has a face value in Chinese Yuan, though, like other gold coins, its market value is primarily based on its gold content.

  • Global Appeal and Recognition: The coin’s unique design and cultural significance have made it popular among investors and collectors worldwide, contributing to China’s presence in the international precious metals market.

The Chinese Gold Panda coin is not just a financial investment but also a piece of art that embodies China’s cultural identity and its reverence for the natural world. Its ever-changing design and the universal appeal of its panda imagery have cemented its status as a sought-after item in the realms of numismatics and gold investment.

Additional information

Weight 40 g
Product Category

General Public



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Spot Value + Our Markup + 3% Processing Fee

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