Gold Austrian Philharmonic coins are a 99.99% pure 24 karat gold bullion coin. The front of the Gold Austrian Philharmonic coin has the words “Republik Osterreich” for Austria, and the image of the great organ in Musikverein Golden Hall, home of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, considered by many to be the best in the world. The reverse side of the Austrian coin are some of the instruments used by the orchestra to include the double bass, Vienna horn, harp, basson and violins bannered by the words “Wiener Philharmoniker”.
Austrian gold coins has been quite popular in the world right from the Roman Empire period. Austria is a small place in Europe with a rich history of gold and known to produce some of the oldest gold ducat and pieces minted. Today’s Gold Austrian Philharmonic coin is minted at the historic Austrian Mint in Vienna, internationally famous for producing gold coins for more than 800 years. The Gold Austrian Philharmonic coin was first minted in 1989 and is the only legal tender gold coin mass produced in Europe. Gold Austrian Philharmonic coins was the global leader in gold billion coin sales for 1992, 1995, 1996 making it one of the most recognized gold investments in the world.
Gold Austrian Philharmonic coins have a great reputation in the international gold market as they are pure gold of .9999 or 24 karats unlike the 22 karat Gold American Eagle. The Gold Austrian Philharmonic coin is the largest size in comparison to other true 1 oz gold bullion coins such as the Gold Canadian Maple Leaf, Gold Chinese Panda and Gold South African Krugerrand . Though the value of other commodities like stocks, shares and bonds were reducing during the recession, the value of gold coins have been increasing with the price of gold.
The fact that the value of gold has increased steadily during recession is attracting many investors across the globe to buy gold. Individuals, who prefer to invest in precious metals choose the Gold Austrian Philharmonic coin for its purity and design. These gold coins have a face value of 100 Euros – however trade a bit more than current price of gold.
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