Merlion is one of the icons in Singapore, the unique creature consists of a head of a lion and a body of a fish.
It is said to be that the fish body represents Singapore's origin as a fishing village when it was called “Temasek” which means "sea town" in Javanese. The lion head represents Singapore's original name—Singapura —meaning "lion city”.
999.9 Fine Gold
The image of the Singapore Merlion is embossed on a 1g 999.9 fine gold bar.
Iconic Reverse Design
The 1g Merlion gold bar design portrays an image of a merlion. The design also includes the inscription MERLION, SINGAPORE, the medallion’s weight and fineness, and GoldSilver Refinery’s “GS” logo mark.
Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
Each bar is accompanied by a GS Assay Certification of Authenticity.
Current Mintage: 5,000 pcs
Availability: In Stock
Material: 999.9 Fine Gold
Product Year: 2016
Product Size: 8.20mm x 16.20mm
Commissionable Value: .00