Issued by the People's Bank of China.
Obverse Design - Each coin of this set bears the common obverse design featuring the Chinese Characters “吉祥” (Auspiciousness), against traditional Chinese auspicious patterns, the title of PRC and the year date.
Reverse Designs -
The 3 grams round “ping an xi le” (safety and joy) commemorative gold coin depicts a ping an kou (jade pendant symbolizing safety) tied with a Chinese knot, the Chinese idiom “ping an xi le” , and the face value.
The 15 grams round “ping an xi le” commemorative silver coin depicts a vase, adorned with a peony with intertwined branches, a butterfly, the Chinese idiom “ping an xi le”, and the face value.