Why order this 2019 50 g Silver Proof China Berlin World Money Fair Show Panda Medal?
In recent years, Chinese Show Pandas have become extremely popular among collectors. Minted for individual shows, these medals feature extraordinary designs and have low mintages that make them attractive for several reasons. They celebrate the host countries of various coin and currency shows, while also incorporating the wondrous panda. Struck from 50 g of .999 fine silver at the Shenzhen Guobao Mint, this piece was issued for the 48th annual Berlin World Money Fair. It is part of a mintage of just 300 pieces and will arrive in GEM Proof condition.
Exquisite Bear and Panda Design
The obverse is dominated by the Berlin Bode Museum, which stands on Museum Island. The medal’s individual serial number is inscribed next to the museum, and the World Money Fair logo is included above it. Chinese characters arch over the building, while “WORLD MONEY FAIR BERLIN” and “2019” are inscribed at the bottom.
The coin’s reverse centers around the Coin of the Year Trophy, which stands at the center. It is supported by a Berlin bear, a symbol of the host city, and a Chinese Panda, an iconic representative of the issuing nation. “COIN OF THE YEAR BERLIN SPECIAL EXHIBIT” is inscribed in English at the top, while a second inscription is included in Chinese characters at the bottom.