China coins catalog

 

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People's Republic of China (since 1949)

Chinese Yuan=10 jiao; Jiao=10 fen

coin chinese 10 yuan 1997 Hong Kong
10 yuan 1997

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
commemorative coin
Return of Hong Kong
Value - 4-6 USD

 

coin chinese 10 yuan 1997 Hong Kong
10 yuan 1997

bi-metallic - brass/copper-nickel
commemorative coin
Constitution of Hong Kong
Value - 4-6 USD

 

coin chinese 10 yuan 1999 Macau
10 yuan 1999

bi-metallic - brass/copper-nickel
commemorative coin
Return of Macau
Value - 4-6 USD

 

coin China 10 yuan 2015 Year of Space
10 yuan 2015

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
commemorative coin
2015 - Year of Space
Value - 5-7 USD

 

 

coin chinese 10 yuan 2016 Year of Monkey
10 yuan 2016

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
commemorative coin
2016 - Year of Monkey
Value - 2-3 USD

 

coin chinese 10 yuan 2017 Year of Cock
10 yuan 2017

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
commemorative coin
2017 - Year of Cock
Value - 2-3 USD

 

coin China 10 yuan 2017 Army
10 yuan 2017

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
commemorative coin
90th Anniversary of China's People's Liberation Army
Value - 2-3 USD

 

coin China 10 yuan 2018 Year of Dog
10 yuan 2018

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
commemorative coin
2018 - Year of Dog
Value - 2-3 USD

 

coin China 10 yuan 2018 40 Years
10 yuan 2018

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
commemorative coin
40th Anniversary of "Opening of China" (Chinese economic reform)
Value - 2-4 USD

 

coin China 10 yuan 2018 Fuxin
10 yuan 2018

bi-metallic - copper-nickel/brass
commemorative coin
Fuxing train
Value - 3-4 USD

 

 

coin chinese 5 yuan 2001 Anniversary of the Revolution
5 yuan 2001

brass
commemorative coin
90th Anniversary of the Revolution
Value - 5-6 USD

 

coin chinese 5 yuan 2005 Lidzian
5 yuan 2005

brass
commemorative coin
Lidzian
Value - 7-10 USD

 

coin chinese 5 yuan 2011 90th Anniversary of the Communist Party
5 yuan 2011

brass
commemorative coin
90th Anniversary of the Communist Party
Value - 4-7 USD

 

coin chinese 5 yuan 2016 Sun Yat Sen
5 yuan 2016

brass
commemorative coin
150 years since the birth of Sun Yat Sen
Value - 2-3 USD

 

coin China 5 yuan 2017 Chinese calligraphy
5 yuan 2017

brass
commemorative coin
Chinese calligraphy
Value - 2-3 USD

 

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1981
1 yuan 1981 (1980-1986)

1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986
copper-nickel
circulation coin
壹圓 / Great wall
中华人民共和国 1981 / National emblem
Value - 10-20 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1997
1 yuan 1997 (1991-1999)

1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
nickel clad steel
circulation coin
1 元 YI YUAN / Denomination above flowers
ZHONGHUA RENMIN GONGHEGUO / 中华人民共和国 1997 / National emblem
Value - <1 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 2007
1 yuan 2007 (1999-2018)

1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
nickel clad steel
circulation coin
1元 YI YUAN / 中国人民银行 / 2007
ZHONGHUA RENMIN YINHANG / Chrysanthemum
Value - <1 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 2019
1 yuan 2019

nickel clad steel
circulation coin
1元 YI YUAN / 中国人民银行 / 2019
ZHONGHUA RENMIN YINHANG / Chrysanthemum
Value - <1 USD

 

coin China 1 yuan 1990 Sword Dancer
1 yuan 1990

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
XI Asian Games - Sword Dancer
Value - 5-7 USD

 

coin China 1 yuan 1990 Archer
1 yuan 1990

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
XI Asian Games - Archer
Value - 5-7 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1991 Planting trees Festival
1 yuan 1991

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
Planting trees Festival
Value - 4-5 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1991 Planting trees Festival
1 yuan 1991

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
Planting trees Festival
Value - 4-5 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1991 Planting trees Festival
1 yuan 1991

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
Planting trees Festival
Value - 4-5 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1991 70th Anniversary of the Communist Party
1 yuan 1991

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
70th Anniversary of the Communist Party
Value - 4-5 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1991 70th Anniversary of the Communist Party
1 yuan 1991

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
70th Anniversary of the Communist Party
Value - 4-5 USD

 

coin China 1 yuan 1991 1 yuan 1991 70th Anniversary of the Communist Party
1 yuan 1991

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
70th Anniversary of the Communist Party
Value - 4-5 USD

 

coin China 1 yuan 1991 women football championship
1 yuan 1991

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
World women football championship in Guangdong
Value - 4-5 USD

 

coin China 1 yuan 1991 women football championship
1 yuan 1991

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
World women football championship in Guangdong
Value - 4-5 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1993 100 years since the birth of Chin Ling
1 yuan 1993

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
100 years since the birth of Chin Ling
Value - 8-10 USD

 

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1993 100 years since the birth of Mao
1 yuan 1993

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
100 years since the birth of Mao
Value - 8-10 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1994
1 yuan 1994

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
Project Hope
PROJECT HOPE
1994 / THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Value - 3-4 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1995 50th Anniversary of the UN
1 yuan 1995

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
50th Anniversary of the UN
Value - 4-5 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1995
1 yuan 1995

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
4th World Conference on Women
THE UN FOURTH WORLD CONFERENCE OF WOMEN / 1995
THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Value - 3-4 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 1995
1 yuan 1995

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
Table Tennis World Championship
THE 43TH WORLD TABLE TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIPS
1995 / THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA
Value - 3-4 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 2008 Olympics
1 yuan 2008

brass
commemorative coin
Olympics
Value - 4-6 USD

 

coin China 1 yuan 2010 EXPO 2010
1 yuan 2010

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
EXPO 2010 in Shanghai
1 2010
EXPO 2010 SHANGHAI CHINA
Value - 2-3 USD

 

coin chinese 1 yuan 2015 Victory
1 yuan 2015

nickel clad steel
commemorative coin
70th Anniversary of Victory
70 / 1945-2015 / 1
2015
Value - 2-3 USD

 

 

coin chinese 5 jiao 1981
5 jiao 1981 (1980-1986)

1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986
brass
5 伍角 1981 / Denomination above wreath
中华人民共和国 / National emblem
Value - 7-10 USD

 

coin chinese 5 jiao 1999
5 jiao 1999 (1991-2001)

1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
brass
5 角 WU JIAO / Denomination above flowers
ZHONGHUA RENMIN GONGHEGUO / 中华人民共和国 1999 / National emblem
Value - 1-2 USD

 

coin chinese 5 jiao 2009
5 jiao 2009 (2002-2018)

2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
brass
5角 WU JIAO / 中国人民银行 / 2005
ZHONGHUA RENMIN YINHANG / Flower
Value - <1 USD

 

coin chinese 5 jiao 2019
5 jiao 2019

nickel clad steel
5角 WU JIAO / 中国人民银行 / 2019
ZHONGHUA RENMIN YINHANG / Flower
Value - <1 USD

 

 

coin chinese 2 jiao 1981
2 jiao 1981 (1980-1986)

1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1986
brass
2 贰角 1981 / Value in wreath
中华人民共和国 / National emblem
Value - 60-80 USD

 

 

coin chinese 1 jiao 1981
1 jiao 1981 (1980-1986)

1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1986
brass
1 壹角 1981 / Value in wreath
中华人民共和国 / National emblem
Value - 8-12 USD

 

coin chinese 1 jiao 1995
1 jiao 1995 (1991-1999)

1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999
aluminium
1 角 YI JIAO / Peony blossom, denomination at right
ZHONGHUA RENMIN GONGHEGUO / 中华人民共和国 / 1995
Value - <1 USD

 

coin chinese 1 jiao 2002
1 jiao 2002 (1999-2003)

1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003
aluminium
1 角 YI JIAO / 中国人民银行 / 2002
ZHONGHUA RENMIN YINHANG / Orchid
Value - <1 USD

 

coin chinese 1 jiao 2005
1 jiao 2005

copper-nickel
1 角 YI JIAO / 中国人民银行 / 2005
ZHONGHUA RENMIN YINHANG / Orchid
Value - <1 USD

 

coin chinese 1 jiao 2011
1 jiao 2011 (2011-2018)

2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
nickel plated steel
1 角 YI JIAO / 中国人民银行 / 2011
ZHONGHUA RENMIN YINHANG / Orchid
Value - <1 USD

 

coin chinese 1 jiao 2019
1 jiao 2019 (2019 - )

2019, 2020, 2021
nickel plated steel
1 角 YI JIAO / 中国人民银行 / 2019
ZHONGHUA RENMIN YINHANG / Orchid
Value - <1 USD

 

 

coin chinese 5 fen 1990
5 fen 1990 (1955-2000)

1955, 1956, 1957, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
aluminium
5 贰伍分 1990 / Value in wreath
中華人民共和國 / National emblem
Value - <1 USD

 

 

coin chinese 2 fen 1982
2 fen 1982 (1959-2000)

1956, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
aluminium
2 壹分 1982 / Value in wreath
中華人民共和國 / National emblem
Value - <1 USD

 

 

coin chinese 1 fen 1976
1 fen 1976 (1955-2013)

1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1964, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
aluminium
1 壹分 1976 / Value in wreath
中華人民共和國 / National emblem
Value - <1 USD

 

See also: Coins of Chinese Republic (Taiwan)

 

 

 

 

Coins of China in the catalog are presented divided by historical periods, indicating the main characteristics and differences by type.
Inside the sections, the coins are sorted by denomination - from large to small.
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