2016 South Korea 1/4 oz Gold Tiger Proof (w/Box & COA)

2016 South Korea 1/4 oz Gold Tiger Proof (w/Box & COA)

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Famous for their Chiwoo Cheonwang Silver Bullion series, KOMSCO, the official mint of South Korea, launched their first Gold bullion series in 2016.

The country's first ever bullion release features the endangered Korean Tiger, also known as the Siberian Tiger. The legend says, that the last Korean Tiger was seen and hunted on Mount Daeduk in Gyeonju in 1922. According to statistics about 400 tigers remain living in the Far Eastern parts of Russia.

Medal Highlights:
  • Minted at KOMSCO, the mint of South Korea, with a limited mintage of 4,032.
  • Contains 1/4 oz of .9999 fine Gold.
  • First release of the Korean Tiger Gold bullion medal series.
  • Individual medals will be in protective plastic capsules and housed in the official display box by KOMSCO.
  • Obverse: Depiction of a facing Korean Tiger with ornaments surrounding.
  • Reverse: Artistically Korean map assembled from letters of the Korean alphabet, national emblem left and latent security feature right. Legend surrounding "Republic of Korea", purity and weight.

Protect your Proof Gold Tiger from fingerprints by adding these cotton gloves to your order.

Don't miss the chance of owning the inaugural 2016 1/4 oz Gold release of Korea's Tiger bullion series. Add one of these Korean Proof Gold Tiger medals to your cart today!

The tiger has been known as the animal that represents South Korea. There was no better fit than the tiger as the design for the bullion series produced by the official mint of the country. With the increasing demand for low mintage premium bullion, KOMSCO made the decision to extend its range of Tiger bullion medals with the addition of the 1 oz Silver Tiger in 2018.


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Posted By:sybarite

From:Birmingham ,AL

Date:Jun 14, 2019

Another lovely Tiger

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Another lovely tiger coin. I wear it in a bezel setting. personally I like the 2017 design more.

  • Pros
  • Attractive Design
  • Collectible (lower mintage)
  • Mint Condition
  • Bottom Line
  • Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.

Posted By:Love the metals.


Date:Aug 13, 2018

Love this series

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I picked up the 2018 when it first came out. No I landed this one. APMEX is always a trusted seller. Can't wait for the 2017 to come in.

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  • Value (low premium over spot)
  • Attractive Design
  • Collectible (lower mintage)
  • Easy to Sell
  • Mint Condition
  • Recognized Brand
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  • Yes, I would recommend this to a friend.
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