The Vienna Philharmonic coin in 1/25 ounce gold: The fifth size in the Vienna Philharmonic gold family, the smallest member was issued in 2014 to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the first Vienna Philharmonic coin. This 13-mm-diameter coin is perfect as a gift or as an introduction to the world of coin collecting. In some markets the coin has attained such popularity that it is often made into jewellery. It has a face value of 4 Euro and its attractive price makes it accessible for all budgets.
First issued in October 1989, the Vienna Philharmonic gold coin is Europe’s most successful investment coin. According to the World Gold Council, it was the best selling gold coin in the world in 1992, 1995, 1996 and 2000. Given its success, it is strange to think that the coin in its present design may never have seen the light of day.
Purity 99.99% Pure Gold
This coin is struck by The Austrian Mint in Vienna.
The obverse depicts The Great Organ of the Golden Hall in Vienna’s concert hall, the Musikverein, along with the year, weight and face value.
The reverse displays an array of instruments, including the cello, violin, harp, Vienna horn and bassoon.
Austrian Legal Tender
The face value of this gold coin is €4 Euros.