China Issues Silver Coin to Commemorate Mid-Autumn Festival
BEIJING, September 4 -- The People's Bank of China
announced Tuesday that it will issue a silver coin on September 5
to commemorate the Mid-Autumn Festival.
The silver coin, which is China's legal currency, features the
legendary Moon Palace, the name of the People's Republic of China
and the title of the year on the front side, and the design of
blooming flowers and a full moon and the denomination on the
The silver coin is of super high quality and contains one ounce
of pure silver. It is round shaped with a diameter of 40 mm and a
denomination of 10 yuan. The total issue is 40,000.
-- source: Xinhua News Agency
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