2018 China Dragon & Phoenix 1 oz Silver Proof Medal NGC PF70 Ultra Cameo Coin. This commemorative proof issued by the Shanghai Mint celebrates the history of Chinese coinage and the significance of imagery of the Dragon and the Phoenix in Chinese culture. From the 4th century BC until the 20th century AD, the standard coin circulated in China and East Asia was the cash coin, its distinctive design featuring a hole at the center, which enabled large quantities of coins to be strung together and carried around the neck or over the shoulder.
The 40 mm diameter proof is struck from 1 Troy oz. 999 fine silver and is among a limited-mintage of only 5,000 medals. Stunning Dragon and Phoenix Imagery. The dragon and phoenix paired together on the reverse represent harmony; important symbols in the practice of Fung Shui.The obverse depicts a small portion of the 13,171 mile long Great Wall of China. Inscribed 2018 AG 999 1OZ. This 2018 China Dragon and Phoenix Silver Proof Medal has been reviewed and graded a flawless Proof 70 by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). Medal also earned the designation Ultra Cameo (UC) for the dramatic contrast between the frosted and mirrored surfaces. The proof is presented in an NGC protective holder. HAPPY INVESTING - COLLECTING - and STACKING! The item "2018 China Dragon & Phoenix 1 oz Silver Proof Medal NGC PF70 Ultra Cameo Coin" is in sale since Friday, April 12, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Asia\China\PRC (1949-Now)". The seller is "preciousimportsexports" and is located in Pismo Beach, California.
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