Mints from around the world, both private and sovereign, have produced gold coins for centuries. Whether you’re looking to add some historic circulation gold coins from the European continent to your numismatic collection or build your investment portfolio with some of the world’s most popular gold bullion collections, JM Bullion has it all.
The South African Gold Krugerrand is one of the most popular and recognized gold coins in the world. It was first introduced in 1967 and is minted by the South African Mint. The coin features a portrait of Paul Kruger, the former South African president, on the obverse side and a springbok antelope on the reverse. The Krugerrand is made of 22-karat gold (91.67% pure) and is available in various sizes, including 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, and 1/10 oz.
The Austrian Gold Philharmonic is a highly regarded gold coin program issued by the Austrian Mint. It was first introduced in 1989 and pays tribute to Austria’s rich musical heritage. The coin features the Great Organ of the Golden Hall in Vienna’s Musikverein on the obverse side and a selection of orchestral instruments on the reverse. The Gold Philharmonic is minted in 24-karat gold (99.99% pure) and is available in different sizes, including 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, 1/10 oz, and 1/25 oz.
The Chinese Gold Panda is a renowned gold coin program issued by the People’s Republic of China. It was first introduced in 1982 and is minted by the China Gold Coin Corporation. The coin’s obverse design features a depiction of the Hall of Prayer for Good Harvests in the Temple of Heaven in Beijing, while the reverse showcases a different image of a panda each year. The Gold Panda is minted in various sizes, including 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, 1/10 oz, and 1/20 oz, with a purity of 99.9%. As of 2016, these weights have transitioned to 30 Gram, 15 Gram, 8 Gram, 3 Gram, and 1 Gram gold.
The Somalia Gold Elephant is a popular gold coin program issued on behalf of the Republic of Somalia. It was first introduced in 2004 and is minted by the Bavarian State Mint in Germany. The coin’s obverse typically features the Somali Coat of Arms, while the reverse showcases an illustration of an African elephant, which changes each year. The Gold Elephant is minted in different sizes, including 1 oz, 1/2 oz, 1/4 oz, and 1/10 oz, with a purity of 99.99%.
Historic European gold coins encompass a wide range of coins from various European countries and historical periods. These coins often hold numismatic value due to their age, rarity, and historical significance. Examples include gold coins from ancient Rome, medieval Europe, Renaissance periods, and more. The value of historic European gold coins can vary significantly based on factors such as rarity, condition, and historical importance.
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