From the numismatic things, gold plus silver coins are made almost completely of precious metals, correspondingly. Present collectible gold coins (the twenty two-caratgold coins), for example, were made from 92% gold, among silver and coppercomprising the rest. The coins in circulation in the United States prior to 1933 wasmade from ninety % gold plus ten% copper-silver combined. Canada's official goldbullion coin - The Canadian Gold Maple Leaf - is made of 99.999% gold; and thus arethese four other gold bullion coins:1. British Britannia (which includes a face value of 100 pounds).2. Chinese Gold Panda (with face values of 500, 200, hundred, fifty, and 25 Yuan).3. Swiss Helvetia Head (with face values of 100, 20, plus 10 Swiss francs).4. Austrian Vienna Philharmonic (with face values of 100, fifty, twenty five, and teneuros).Silver coins, such as minted coins circulated in the U S and other countries prior to1965, were made of ninety % silver plus ten% copper. The American Silver Eagle aswell as Mexican Silver Libertad bullion coins, introduced in 1986 and 1982respectively, have been made of 99.9% silver plus 0.1% copper.Other notable silver bullion coins contain the Australian Silver Kookaburra, ChineseSilver Panda, and also the Russian George the Victorious.Minting coins, if gold or else silver, always entails the risk of getting value of metalused in the coin bigger than the coin's face value. It is very true in coins of low value.For this reason, there exists the possibility of a few smelters taking gold or silvercoins plus melting these down for that scrap value of precious metals.A few illustrations, on this regard, were worth mentioning here: US pennies havebeen made from copper-clad zinc since 1982, when they were before this instant madefrom copper alloys; plus British pennies were once made from 97% copper, howeverare actually made from copper-plated steel.As additional information, gold plus silver both have currency code of ISO 4217.Gold Market Monitoris a subscription based membership site that uses an exclusivegold timing strategy. It shows its members the best time to invest in gold bullion orgold stocks and when to exit to the safety of cash.Try the Gold Market Monitor for
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