Chinese Gold Lunar Coins - Beginning in 1979, China began to mint commemorative modern coins. By 1981, China was minting coins to commemorate the Chinese New Year. These coins feature the 12 animals that play important roles in China's ancient lunar calendar. According to the lunar calendar, each of these 12 animals has a profound influence over those born under its year of "rule." These Chinese Gold coins feature depictions of lunar animals based on historical Chinese drawings or paintings.
If you are looking for Chinese Gold Lunar coins, APMEX is the perfect place for you. This category includes a wide selection of lunar coins. With their interesting designs, these Chinese Gold coins make great additions to your coin collections. Celebrating the Chinese New Year, these Chinese Gold Lunar coins allow you to explore the beauty of Chinese traditions.
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