Chinese Panda Series 1983-1999

The first one ounce Silver Panda was issued in 1983 by the Chinese Mint, all silver Panda's have a 10 Yuan face value to them and have a silver purity of .999, each coin weighs 31.22 grams or one ounce. The coin generally features a Panda on the reverse of the coin which is changed each year with a new design, and a image depiction of the Temple of Heaven on the obverse. The first Silver Panda coins issued in 1983, 1984 and 1985 were only minted in Proof quality, with a silver metal content of 27 grams of .900 fine silver, and with a diameter of 38.6 mm, mintages were only 10,000 for each year. There were no Silver Pandas issued in 1986. The 1987 Silver Panda coins were minted in proof quality from 1 oz. sterling (.925 fine) silver with a diameter of 40 mm.


Silver Panda Coins

 

Chinese Panda Series 1983-1999


 

Silver Panda 1999Silver Panda 1998Silver Panda 1997

Silver Panda 1996Silver Panda 1995Silver Panda 1994

Silver Panda 1993Silver Panda 1992Silver Panda 1991

Silver Panda 1990Silver Panda 1989Silver Panda 1987

Silver Panda 1985Silver Panda 1984Silver Panda 1983

 

 

Coloured Proof Pandas 1997-1999

 

Silver Coloured Proof Panda 1997Silver Coloured Proof Panda 1998Silver Coloured Proof Panda 1999

 

 

Silver Panda Specifications 1983-1985

Mint..................Chinese Mint
Weight...............27 Grams
Diameter...........38.6 mm
Edge.................Reeded
Purity................900 Silver
Years................1983-1985


Silver Panda Specifications 1986-Present

Mint...................Chinese Mint
Weight................31.22 Grams 1oz
Diameter............39 mm
Edge..................Reeded
Purity.................999 Silver
Years.................1986-Present



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