This .999 pure 1 ounce silver coin celebrates a new series featuring dynastic Chinese imagery, in the case of the first issue from the Ming Dynasty emulating a fine detailed production of the official Jiajing Emperor.
The Dragon in the center holds the Chinese character sheng, which means “divine” or “imperial majesty.” The characters above it (fu on the right and bi on the left) generally signify “to add” or “to support.” In this case they refer to the dragon, a well-known symbol of imperial authority.
Limited mintage of 25,0000 coins
Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver
Each coin comes in a protective plastic capsule
Obverse: Features the coat of arms of the Republic of Cameroon.
Reverse: Features an artistic depiction of the imperial dragon as portrayed in legendary Chinese mythology.
This coin is manufactured and distributed by Scottsdale Mint and is legal tender in Cameroon.
Grade: Brilliant Uncirculated
Denomination: 500 Francs
Metal Content: 1 Troy Ounce
Manufacturer: Scottsdale Mint
Diameter: 38.16 mm