HONG KONG - FIVE DOLLAR COIN - PHILATELIC NUMISMATIC COVER
The Hong Kong Five Dollar coin in this Numismatic First Day Cover is dated 1997. The obverse of the coin depicts an orchid, a flower renowned for its beauty. The reverse features a rounded version of the Chinese character Shou, meaning longevity. This is surrounded by the Five Bats, harbingers of the Five Blessings or Five Happinesses, namely, long life, wealth, health, love of virtue and dealth coming only after achieving one's desity.
Denomination - Five-Dollars
Diameter - 27mm
Weight - 13.50gms
Alloy - Cupro-nickel
PNC Issue Limit - 50,000
As we have several of the covers in stock, the serial number may vary from the item shown.