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1 Yuan

1 Yuan -  obverse1 Yuan -  reverse

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Features

Country People's Republic of China
Period People's Republic (1949-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1991-1999
Value 1 Yuan
1 CNY = 0.15 USD
Currency Second Rénmínbì (1955-date)
Composition Nickel plated steel
Weight 6.1 g
Diameter 25 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 337,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Y# 330
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg; 2007. A Catalog of Modern World Coins: 1850-1964 (14th edition). Whitman Publishing Company, Atlanta, USA. ISBN 9780794820565.
  • Richard S. Yeoman, Arthur L. Friedberg, Ira Friedberg; 1988. Current Coins of the World (8th edition). Coin & Currency Institute, Clifton, USA. ISBN 9780871848017.

Obverse

China's emblem: Tian'anmen, "Gate of Heavenly Peace", the gate to the forbidden city, 5 stars above it. and the country name below along with the date at the bottom

Lettering:
ZHONGHUA RENMIN GONGHEGUO
中华人民共和国
1997

Translation:
People's Republic of China
People's Republic of China
1997

Reverse

Peony blossom. Value in Chinese and Pinyin

Lettering:
1元
YI YUAN

Translation:
1 Yuan
1 Yuan

Edge

Smooth

1 Yuan -  obverse

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1991  0.93 0.93 3.50 9%
1991  0.7% Proof
1992  0.50 0.40 0.41 1.60 22%
1992  1.1% Proof
1993  0.41 0.41 16%
1993  1.2% Proof
1994  0.14 0.34 0.35 3.53 1.17 17%
1994  0.4% Proof
1995  0.29 0.23 0.29 0.26 0.84 30%
1995  1.2% Proof
1996  0.27 0.29 13%
1996  0.7% Proof
1997  0.58 0.29 0.49 1.03 0.72 33%
1997  6% Proof
1998  0.20 0.19 0.35 1.05 14%
1998  0.5% Proof
1999  0.57 0.27 0.29 1.32 16%
1999  1.1% Proof

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