This set is issued to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Panda Coin Series, which began in 1982. Over the last 25 years, the Pandas have proven to be very popular with collectors worldwide. This special set contains 25 Proof coins. Each coin's obverse features a unique Panda design found on Panda Coins form 1982 to 2007, a 15 Yuan denomination, and the weight and purity of 1/25 troy oz of .999 pure gold. These 12mm diameter coins have a common reverse design featuring the Temple of Heaven in Beijing, the year 2007, and the Chinese characters for the "People's Republic of China," and the "25th Anniversary of the Issuance of Panda Coin." The complete set comes in a special hardwood display case, outer box, and certificate of authenticity. The coins are all graded NGC Proof-70 by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation, a leading third party, independent coin grading service that is the
Official grading service of the American
Numismatic Association (ANA) and the Professional Numismatists Guild (PNG). With a worldwide mintage of only 18,000 sets, they are expected to sell out quickly.