Why add this flawless Frosted Bamboo type 2003 China 1/10 oz. Gold Panda bullion coin to your collection?
The Gold Panda series has been issued by the China Mint since 1982. The series features an annually changing design, with the exception of the 2002 release, which reprised the previous year's imagery. The 2003 release marked the resumption of the exciting single year of issue designs. The 2003 Gold Panda coins also feature two unique finish varieties, distinguishable by a frosted or mirrored bamboo forest.
Beautifully Detailed Panda Imagery
Obverse: The entry facade of the Hall of Prayer for Abundant Harvests, located in Beijing's landmark Temple of Heaven complex, is depicted on the obverse. The border surrounding the image contains the inscriptions "People's Republic of China" above in Chinese characters, with the year of issue "2003" below.
Reverse: The reverse depicts a panda strolling through a bamboo forest, in a slightly offset circular inset, accompanied by sprigs of bamboo leaves. The frosted bamboo, matte finish fields and polished leaves lend astounding depth and dimension to the charming image. Inscriptions include "1/10 OZ AU .999" and the coin's denomination of "50 Yuan."
Mint State 70 Perfection
This 2003 China 1/10 oz. Gold Panda Frosted Bamboo ¥50 coin from the Panda Gold and Lunar Premium Set was submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) for authentication and review. Featuring a flawless strike, pristine surfaces and tremendous eye appeal, the bullion coin was awarded the NGC's highest grade of Mint State 70. As of 09/22/2021 only 16 of this stunning frosted bamboo panda have ever earned the top grade of Mint State 70. The coin will arrive encapsulated in a sonically sealed NGC protective holder with a classic brown style certification label.
Make this impeccably graded Frosted Bamboo variety 1/10 oz. gold bullion 2003 release of the China Mint's Panda series the next addition to your collection!
This 2003 China 1/10 oz Gold Panda - From China Panda Gold & Lunar Premium Set Frosted Bamboo ¥50 Coin NGC MS70 Brown Label is proudly minted by the China Mint. The China Mint is the national Mint of the People's Republic of China. Since 1982, it has produced the beloved Panda series.
|Year of Issue:||2003|
|Display Weight:||1/10 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||3.1103 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.1 oz|