Located on the west side of Tian¡¯anmen Square, Fangquanzhai Coin Service Department is the only franchised retailer of the China Gold Coin Incorporation, the official commemorative coin maker in China. The shop sells mainly precious metal and common metal commemorative coins, commemorative banknotes, modern coins, ancient coins, and foreign coins. Collectors, or even tourists looking for gifts or memorabilia, can find a great selection to choose from here.
The center of the shop showcases a large selection of commemorative coins. Among them is a set of ordinary coins of Taiwan, which contains 5 pieces of gilded coins depicting the beauty spots of Taiwan. It prices at RMB 60. In addition, a set of two gilded commemorative coins featuring the Ming and Qing Dynasty Imperial Palaces also costs RMB 60. A single gold panda coin (1/10 Oz) prices at RMB 775, while a silver panda coin (1 Oz) costs RMB 210.
With the upcoming Olympics in Beijing, the store has many coin sets for the occasion. A set of three commemorative coins for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games is priced at RMB 120. A square or a circular badge for the Beijing Olympic Games cost RMB 10 each.
All products in the shop are attached with certificate of authenticity. This includes their ancient coins, all of which have been authenticated by experts.
What I appreciated
Authentic commemorative coins, delicate design, reasonable prices.
What customers appreciate
Unique Chinese commemorative coins, ornate designs, good for present or as a souvenir.
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