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First Yellow Gold Lunar Medals of the HKSAR with Everlasting Values
2016 is the Chinese Year of the Monkey. Monkey is the cleverest Chinese zodiac animal. In Chinese culture, the energetic monkey has long been regarded as a symbol for longevity. It also symbolizes success and wealth, as the Chinese pronunciation of monkey]U^is the same as that of the dignified official title marquis]J^. To celebrate this lucky Year of the Monkey, the famous Royal Mint has proudly issued the Hong Kong Year of the Monkey Gold Proof Medals in limited worldwide edition! Sequels to the first yellow gold lunar medal series of the HKSAR, these medals shine with the intrinsic nobleness and splendour of pure yellow gold! Certain to trigger a craze like its predecessors, these limited treasures will be snapped up soon! Act now to avoid disappointment!

Hong Kong Year of the Monkey Gold Proof Medals


A Smart Peach-holding Monkey to Wish You Riches and Health

The obverse depicts a handsome monkey holding a big peach beside a branch of blooming peaches, the fruits of immortality and longevity, to denote the blessings of good health, success and prosperity. The words YEAR OF THE MONKEY are inscribed in both English and Chinese on the top. The year 2016 at the bottom is flanked by a pair of peony blossoms (the flowers of wealth) entwined with vines, to beckon wealth and longevity.

Reverse: Splendorous View of the Victoria Harbour Denotes a Flourishing Hong Kong
The reverse bears a contemporary view of the renowned Victoria Harbour from the Peak, featuring the two tallest skyscrapers of Hong Kong facing each other across the sea. Showcasing the splendour of the city as the Pearl of the Orient and as an international metropolis, this splendid view indicates the citys progress into another golden era! Above the skyline is a blossoming Bauhinia, the floral emblem of Hong Kong, to symbolize a booming future and, with its five petals to convey five blessings are knocking at your door! The circumference is inscribed with Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in both English and Chinese.



Unprecedented Yellow Gold Lunar Masterpieces of the Thousand-year Royal Mint
The Royal Mint is among the oldest coin makers in the world with a history of over 1,100 years. As the sole official minting authority of the United Kingdom, the Mint has been entrusted with numerous large-scale commemorative coin programs, including Queen Elizabeth II as the longest reigning monarch, the christenings and births of Princess Charlotte and Prince George. Its professionalism has won the trust of many countries worldwide to be the minter of their coinage. Hong Kong Year of the Monkey Gold Proof Medals are from the first-ever yellow gold lunar medal series of this famous Mint. Each of them is sophisticatedly crafted with a combination of traditional hand-engraving skills and top-notch modern technology. Captured in delicate frosted relief against the shiny mirror-like background, the design of the smart monkey and Victoria Harbour will stun you with every detail! Such masterpieces of art are sure to be treasured for generations!

The experienced engraver is painstakingly crafting the delicate design on the die.

See, the design is precisely captured on the die in every minute detail!

Combining sophisticated craftsmanship and modern technology, each medal is a superb work of art with everlasting value.

There are 8 different configurations for you to choose from:

1. Classic Gold Proof Medal V Your Must-have Heirloom
Comprising 7.78gm .999 fine gold, this wonderful masterpiece of gold is your ideal family heirloom!

Composition V 7.78gm .999 Gold and 0.73gm .999 Silver; Weight V 8.51gm;
Diameter V 22mm; Worldwide Mintage V 10,000pcs; HK Allocation V 8,000pcs

2. Supreme Gold Proof Medal V Your Perfect Match
Comprising 31.1gm .999 fine gold, this fantastic medal perfectly matches with your remarkable status! Only 950 pieces are allotted to Hong Kong, secure yours now!

Composition V 31.1gm .999 Gold and 2.95gm .999 Silver; Weight V 34.05gm;
Diameter V 32.69mm; Worldwide Mintage V 1,200pcs; HK Allocation V 950pcs


3. Delicate Gold Proof Medal V A Great Present
Comprising 3.11gm .999 fine gold, it exemplifies the Mints outstanding craftsmanship! It makes a great gift for any festive occasions!

Composition V 3.11gm .999 Gold and 0.3gm .999 Silver; Weight V 3.41gm;
Diameter V 16.5mm; Worldwide Mintage V 18,000pcs; HK Allocation V 12,000pcs

4. Gold Proof Medal Set V A Blissful Trio
Comprising three gold medals V Classic, Supreme and Delicate, this marvelous set triples your fortune! Only 800 sets are available in Hong Kong, be one of the few lucky owners now!

Worldwide Mintage V 1,000 sets; HK Allocation V 800 sets

5. Gold and Silver Proof Medal Set V A Classy Gem
Comprising the Classic Gold Medal, the Delicate Gold Medal and the Elegant Silver Medal, this gorgeous set is a splendid gift to give away!

Worldwide Mintage V 5,000 sets; HK Allocation V 3,000 sets


6. Elegant Silver Proof Medal V Good Value for Money
Delicately struck in .925 silver, this tasteful medal shares the same design with the gold medal. Get one now for yourself and your loved ones!

Composition V .925 Silver; Weight V 28.28gm; Diameter V 38.61mm;
Worldwide Mintage  V 20,000pcs; HK Allocation V 15,000pcs
The silver medal shown here is not the actual size.

7. King-size Gold Proof Medal V Prestigious Jumbo
This 65mm giant medal is struck from 5oz of .999 fine gold! It has the lowest mintage in the series and only 100 pieces are allotted to Hong Kong! It is destined to be a fast-seller, be quick to order now!

Composition V .999 Gold; Weight V 155.52gm; Diameter V 65mm;
Worldwide Mintage
V 150pcs; HK Allocation V 100pcs

The gold medal shown here is not the actual size.

8. King-size Silver Proof Medal V Remarkable Colossus
This stupendous medal is struck from 5oz of .999 fine silver! Only 1,500 pieces are allotted to Hong Kong, add it into your own collection now!

Composition V .999 Silver; Weight V 155.52gm; Diameter V 65mm;
Worldwide Mintage V
2,000pcs, HK Allocation V 1,500pc

The silver medal shown here is not the actual size.


Ever Valuable Gems to be Cherished Forever

The Mints lunar medals are always popular among collectors, Chinese culture lovers and serious gift buyers. Some previous releases have the following records: in the "Hong Kong Millennium Lunar Gold Proof Medal Series", the value of the King-size Year of the Monkey Gold Proof Medal has once surged to 183%* of its issue price, while the Gold Proof Medal weighing 15.98 gm has once reached 334%* of its issue price! With high collectible value, these newly-released Monkey Medals will definitely attract overwhelming demand like their predecessors! Grab this golden opportunity to order them now!
*The records quoted here are for reference only, and do not indicate future performance.


Rare Chance to Secure the Popular Past Issues
As the first yellow gold lunar medals of both the HKSAR and the renowned Royal Mint, the Hong Kong Lunar Proof Medal Series has been feverishly sought after since its debut. To meet customers requests, we have now specially searched out a very limited quantity of the previous medals (2012-2015). This is an extremely rare chance for you to secure these hot lunar treasures, act now!

 Details of the 2012 Dragon Medals>>

 Details of the 2013 Snake Medals>>

 Details of the 2014 Horse Medals>>

 Details of the 2015 Goat Medals>>

A Treasure with Deluxe Presentation
Each monkey medal or set comes with a deluxe presentation box, a numbered Certificate of Authenticity and a Chinese zodiac souvenir booklet, FREE! Auspiciously designed, the Monkey medals are perfect to keep for yourself or to give away as gifts for any festive occasions. They are also the must-have items for people born in the Year of the Monkey. You can choose from the wide range of configurations to suit your different needs!

The Chinese Year of the Monkey: 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016


Specifications and Prices of the Hong Kong Year of the Monkey Proof Medals

Coin Description




Worldwide Mintage


^HK & Other Countries

*ASEAN    Member  Countries    Price(HK$)

Classic Gold Proof Medal

7.78gm .999 Gold
and 0.73gm .999 Silver







Supreme Gold Proof Medal

31.1gm .999 Gold
and 2.95gm .999 Silver







Delicate Gold Proof Medal

3.11gm .999 Gold
and 0.3gm .999 Silver







Gold Proof Medal Set

It comprises three gold medals V
"Classic", "Supreme" and "Delicate"

1,000 sets

800 sets



Gold and Silver Proof Medal Set

It comprises the Classic Gold Medal, the Delicate Gold Medal and the Elegant Silver Medal

5,000 sets

3,000 sets



Elegant Silver Proof Medal

.925 Silver







King-size Gold Proof Medal

.999 Gold

5 oz






King-size Silver Proof Medal

.999 Silver

5 oz





* ASEAN member countries prices inclusive of GST (if any), free delivery applies to all countries
^  Hong Kong & Other Countries excluding tax for all prices, free delivery applies to HK only

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