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Commemorative Coin

 
Now it’s time for PyeongChang 2018!
Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 is the second Olympic Games to be held in the Republic of Korea in 30 years since the Olympic Games Seoul 1988.
Now, we are proud to unveil the full range of impressive coins to commemorate this honorable event.

Olympic Games Seoul 1988 showcased to the world the potentials of a developing country that made a dramatic transformation from its war-torn history in a generation. PyeongChang 2018 will be an opportunity to prove how long Korea has come as it now boasts the world’s 11th largest economy. Now that Olympic Games Rio 2016 have come to a successful end, it is now the time for PyeongChang.

Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Commemorative Coin (First Series) 30,000 Won Gold Coin

The traditional ski of Gangwon Province - Gorosoi Ski, Seolpi

Gorosoi ski is a traditional ski of Gangwon Province widely used as a means of transportation in snowy mountain areas.
Gorosoi skis are usually used in combination with snowshoes called Seolpi, a wide hardwood frame, which makes it easier to climb up and down snowy hills. Skiers used a stick to steer the direction as they skied forward and attached a spear at the end of the stick to hunt wild boars and bears.

Korea/30,000won/2016/Gold 99.9%/31.10g/35mm/Proof

Max. Mintage: 4,500pcs / Actual Mintage: 3,450pcs

Price 2,960,000 KRW

  • Gold 1Oz coin picture, Gold 1Oz coin package picture
    Gold 1Oz coin picture, Gold 1Oz coin package picture
    30,000 Won Gold Coin

Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Commemorative Coin (First Series) 20,000 Won Gold Coin

Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre, Ski Jumping

Alpensia Ski Jumping Centre is the iconic competition venue for Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. Latent image technology was used to illustrate ski jumping performance.

Korea/20,000won/2016/Gold 99.9%/15.55g/28mm/Proof

Max. Mintage: 15,000pcs / Actual Mintage: 5,710pcs

Price 1,520,000 KRW

  • Gold 1/2Oz coin picture, Gold 1/2Oz coin package picture
    Gold 1/2Oz coin picture, Gold 1/2Oz coin package picture
    20,000 Won Gold Coin

Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Commemorative Coin (First Series) 5,000 Won Silver Coin

Ice and Speed

Athletes are shown in their whole and zoomed-in motion to effectively demonstrate their strength and speed with snow crystal patterns.

Korea/5,000won/2016/Sliver 99.9%/15.55g/33mm/Proof

Max. Mintage: Total 200,000 pcs (sum of all 8 coin types) / Actual Mintage: Short Track Speed Skating 16,000pcs, Speed Skating 16,500pcs, Bobsleigh 16,000pcs, Alpine Skiing 16,000pcs , Curling 16,000pcs, Ice Hockey 16,000pcs, Luge 16,000pcs, Biathlon 16,000pcs

Price 62,000 KRW/each

  • Short Track Speed Skating (Sliver coin I)
  • Speed Skating (Sliver coin Ⅱ)
  • Bobsleigh (Sliver coin Ⅲ)
  • Alpine Skiing (Sliver coin Ⅳ)
  • Curling (Sliver coin Ⅴ)
  • Ice Hockey (Sliver coin Ⅵ)
  • Luge (Sliver coin Ⅶ)
  • Biathlon (Sliver coin Ⅷ)
  • Sliver 1/2Oz coin picture, Sliver 1/2Oz coin package picture
    Sliver 1/2Oz coin picture, Sliver 1/2Oz coin package picture
    5,000 Won Silver Coin

PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games Commemorative Coin (First Series) 1,000 Won Brass Coin

Winter Olympic Sports

Seven Winter Olympic Sports: Snowboard, Figure Skating, Skeleton, Luge, Biathlon, Ice Hockey, and Curling

Korea/1,000won/2016/Copper 65%, Zinc 35%/26.00g/40mm/Proof

Max. Mintage: 71,000pcs / Actual Mintage: 40,700pcs

Price 22,000 KRW

  • Brass coin picture, Brass coin package picture
    Brass coin picture, Brass coin package picture
    1,000 Won Brass Coin

Set of 11 Gold, Silver and Brass Coins

The set of 11 gold, silver and brass coins is an all-inclusive package comprising the first series commemorative coins of Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. The design of the case was inspired by the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium and the overhanging eaves of Korean traditional architecture.
As 30,000 won gold coin (31.10g) is included only in the 11-coin set, the case for a single 30,000 won gold coin (31.10g) is also designed with the same concept as the 11-coin set.

30,000 Won Gold Coin : Korea/30,000won/2016/Gold 99.9%/31.10g/35mm/Proof

20,000 Won Gold Coin : Korea/20,000won/2016/Gold 99.9%/15.55g/28mm/Proof

5,000 Won Silver Coin : Korea/5,000won/2016/Silver 99.9%/15.55g/33mm/Proof

1,000 Won Brass Coin : Korea/1,000won/2016/Copper 65%, Zinc 35%/26.00g/40mm/Proof

Price 4,998,000 KRW

  • 11 coin package picture, Picture of PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, Picture of Korean traditional eaves
    11 coin package picture, Picture of PyeongChang Olympic Stadium, Picture of Korean traditional eaves

Set of 10 Gold, Silver and Brass Coins

A set of 10 gold, silver and bass coins includes a 20,000 won gold coin (15.55g) and all silver and brass coins of the First Series of Commemorative Coins for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. The oval-shaped case was inspired by an ice rink, the flagship venue for skating events.
As the set includes a 20,000 won gold coin (15.55g), the case for a single gold coin is also designed with the same concept as the set of 10 coins.

20,000 Won Gold Coin : Korea/20,000won/2016/Gold 99.9%/15.55g/28mm/Proof

5,000 Won Silver Coin : Korea/5,000won/2016/Silver 99.9%/15.55g/33mm/Proof

1,000 Won Brass Coin : Korea/1,000won/2016/Copper 65%, Zinc 35%/26.00g/40mm/Proof

Price 2,038,000 KRW

  • 10 coin case picture, Coin pictures
    10 coin case picture, Coin pictures

Set of 8 Silver Coins

A set of 8 silver coins includes all silver coins in the First Series of the Commemorative Coins for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. The coins come with a simple rectangular case which is also modern.
As the set has only silver coins, the case for a single silver coin has an identical design, with rectangular shape.

5,000 Won Silver Coin : Korea/5,000won/2016/Silver 99.9%/15.55g/33mm/Proof

Price 496,000 KRW

  • 8 coin package picture, Coin pictures
    8 coin package picture, Coin pictures

Offer

Offer
Term Start on 26. sep. 2016. Reservation(by order of arrival)
Available at Kookmin Bank, Industrial Bank of Korea, Nonghyup, Suhyup Bank, Shinhan Bank, Wooribank, Korea Post, Kyongnam Bank, Daegu Bank, Busan Bank and Poongsan-Hwadong
How to reserve the coin By submission of application form with payment (Banks will provide ‘Coin exchange ticket’)

Coin Exchange

Coin Exchange
Term 2016. DEC. 5. (MON) ~ DEC. 9. (FRI)
How to exchange Bring the ‘Coin exchange ticket’ to the bank reserved a coin

Contact

Contact
Contact Poongsan Hwadong Co., Ltd.
Tel +82-2-3471-4586 to 7
homepage http://www.hwadong.com

List of Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games Commemorative Coins

l List of Pyeongchang 2018 Olympic Winter Games Commemorative Coins
item Price
Gold,Silver,Brass 11-Coins Set 4,998,000 KRW
Gold,Silver,Brass 10-Coins Set 2,038,000 KRW
Silver 8-Coins Set 496,000 KRW
Gold 30,000won Coin(31.10g) 2,960,000 KRW
Gold 20,000won Coin(15.55g) 1,520,000 KRW
Silver 5,000won Coin(15.55g) 62,000 KRW each
Brass 1,000won Coin(26.00g) 22,000 KRW
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