In 1927, the 16th year of the republic of China, the northern expedition launched by the kuomintang and the communist party of China against the northern military junta had already won the war, and the ruling clique of the northern warlord suffered a heavy blow. In the year that the government of the republic of China resumed its capital of nanjing, the relevant departments of the national government, in order to comply with the public opinion, decided to stop casting "yuan big head" and began to cast the statue of sun yat-sen silver coin. It is also known as the "zhongshan mausoleum commemorative coin" because of the zhongshan mausoleum design in the background.
The national government of the republic of China made one dollar silver coin in sixteen years in order to commemorate the national government's return to the capital of nanjing and the official minting issued. The front side of the coin is the portrait of sun yat-sen, surrounded by eight characters of "republic of China national government", on the back side, the central casting "one yuan", on the bottom cast "made in 16 years", left for the rising sun pine, right for the mausoleum of the sun. Due to the fact that the nationalist government had just restored the capital of nanjing, hundreds of wastes were waiting to be rebuilt, thousands of machines were needed every day, the manpower and material resources for minting the silver COINS were very limited, and the time was short, so the amount of "one yuan made in 16 years by the nationalist government of the republic of China" as a commemorative silver coin was very small.
According to the data record, this coinage for the national government central mint adviser, financial expert, collector geng Ed Mr. Proposal by the Vienna mint master carver pratt who is famous for exquisite workmanship to carve a knife mold, send again nanjing mint trial casting, in order to commemorate the completion of Dr. Sun yat-sen mausoleum and minted commemorative silver coin. According to the record, only trial cast four hundred and eighty, did not issue formally. Should be used to donate to participate in fengan grand ceremony and dignitaries. After that, there was a trial edition, but the Chinese language needed to be improved, so the silver coin was even more precious. This silver coin USES the western bas-relief technique to engrave the mold, the character is lifelike, may call in the silver coin design and the casting fine work.
This coin is issued in very few quantities, and it coincides with the great victory of the northern expedition won by the national revolutionary army, the collapse of the beiyang government, and the restoration of the capital of nanjing by the national government. This coin, by the country scale auction co., LTD., recommend collectors contact the company to understand, participate in the auction times recommend to buy.