Gold Philharmonic 1/10th oz Coin History:
The Philharmonic 1/10 ounce gold coin has a classic, highly recognizable design and is one of the most popular in the world. The Philharmonic 1/10th oz gold coin was first minted in 1989 and as a whole come in varying sizes. The 1/10th ounce gold coin is also guaranteed by the Austrian Mint. Philharmonic 1/10th oz gold coins are the only gold bullion coin denominated in Euros. The Gold Philharmonic coins are considered a brilliant vessel for honoring Austria’s musical heritage.
The reverse or back of the coin features an arrangement of musical instruments and the Austrian Gold Philharmonic 1/10 ozlegend “Wiener Philharmoniker” (Vienna Philharmonic). These gold coins are among the first denominated in euros and are pure gold.
Philharmonic 1/10 oz gold coin Specifications:
- Mint: Austrian Mint
- Value: 10 Euro
- Metal: 0.1 troy oz
- Purity: .9999
- Thickness: 1.2mm
- Diameter: 16mm
- Obverse: Depicts the Great Organ of the Golden Hall in Vienna’s Concert Hall, the Misikverein with the year, weight and value
- Reverse: An array of instruments including the cello, violin, harp, French horn and the bassoon