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Resources => Chinese Numismatic News, Articles, Books => Topic started by: PandaCollector on November 13, 2018, 10:41:57 AM

Title: NGC: “A Panda Walks Into a Bar...”
Post by: PandaCollector on November 13, 2018, 10:41:57 AM
"Bars are popular in China, a friend there once told me — speaking about silver and gold bars, of course. “Chinese people like bars.” But, because there is little demand outside of the country for “art” bars, few ever make it to foreign shores. To the rest of the numismatic world, they are footnotes to be ignored.

For instance, in 2017 China Gold Coin issued..."

(https://www.collectors-society.com/usercontent/images/article_images/liao_bo-bars_6206_tb.jpg)

I just spoke to Liao Bo, the artist in this photo, at the Beijing International Coin Expo last weekend.

Best wishes,
Peter Anthony
NGC Consultant
China Pricepedia — Chinese Coin Prices and More
The Gold & Silver Panda Coin Buyer’s Guide 3
www.pandacollector.com
Title: Re: NGC: “A Panda Walks Into a Bar...”
Post by: ChineseCoinQuest on November 13, 2018, 10:34:19 PM
Where is the link to the article?
Title: Re: NGC: “A Panda Walks Into a Bar...”
Post by: PandaCollector on November 13, 2018, 10:50:31 PM
https://www.ngccoin.com/news/article/6964/Chinese-silver-bars/ (https://www.ngccoin.com/news/article/6964/Chinese-silver-bars/)

That may help! Sorry.

Best wishes,
Peter Anthony
NGC Consultant
China Pricepedia — Chinese Coin Prices and More
The Gold & Silver Panda Coin Buyer’s Guide 3
www.pandacollector.com
Title: Re: NGC: “A Panda Walks Into a Bar...”
Post by: KeepOnTrying! on November 14, 2018, 07:00:32 AM
Lol. I was planning to place a link to your website joke about the panda in the bar but I saw it at the end of your article. What a nice way to start the day, reading that joke! Thanks.
Title: Re: NGC: “A Panda Walks Into a Bar...”
Post by: fwang2450 on November 14, 2018, 02:28:30 PM
The last paragraph is a good laugh. Thanks for the educational piece.
Title: Re: NGC: “A Panda Walks Into a Bar...”
Post by: Calossan on May 24, 2019, 01:30:07 AM
Can you recommend a Chinese restaurant in Shanghai?
Title: Re: NGC: “A Panda Walks Into a Bar...”
Post by: r3globe on May 24, 2019, 09:13:48 PM
Jin Xuan Chinese Restaurant in the Ritz
Title: Re: NGC: “A Panda Walks Into a Bar...”
Post by: PandaCollector on May 24, 2019, 10:16:31 PM
Can you recommend a Chinese restaurant in Shanghai?

Are you a token collector? There may be one.