Is it Ileagal to send coins to Hong Kong from the US?

I was sending a letter with coins to my penpal and when i had already sent it she emailed me and said it was illeagal to send money in the mail in hong kong. Is my penpal in danger? am i in danger? what will happen to the letter?
i already sent the letter i just want to know if i did something illeagal or not and if anyone is in danger.

It's not illegal, but it could get lost. Especially with coins because they can damage the envlope. It's safer to send it in a box or a heavy padded envlope.

(no, you are not in danger. Why would you be in danger?)



Hong Kong Coins


HONG KONG 1978 5 cent coin BU
Hong Kong
$3.31
Bids: 5
End time: 28-Jul-14 13:36:21 PDT

C7157 HONG KONG COIN LOT, 4 COINS
Hong Kong
$4.50
End time: 24-Aug-14 19:29:32 PDT

1976 HONG KONG 5 DOLLAR COIN ....BU...........NO RESERVE!
Hong Kong
$16.15
Bids: 21
End time: 28-Jul-14 15:42:21 PDT

1888 Hong Kong 20 Cent Silver Coin Full Luster
Hong Kong
$49.99
Bids: 2
End time: 28-Jul-14 20:45:23 PDT

Four 1982 Queen Elizabeth the Second Hong Kong 10 Cent Coins
Hong Kong
$4.99
End time: 27-Aug-14 12:27:08 PDT

Old Collectibles Handwork Miao Silver Carving 3 Piece Souvenir Coins
Hong Kong
$11.01
Bids: 6
End time: 28-Jul-14 21:58:11 PDT

1879 HONG KONG VICTORIA 1 CENT COPPER COIN 4 PEARLS AT CROWN PILLAR HIGH GRADE
Hong Kong
$20.00
Bids: 0
End time: 29-Jul-14 05:51:02 PDT

1896 Hong Kong (British) 10 Cents Silver Coin Victoria KM#6.3
Hong Kong
$13.50
End time: 01-Aug-14 23:39:40 PDT

1881 HONG KONG VICTORIA 1 CENT COPPER COIN HIGH GRADE
Hong Kong
$20.00
Bids: 0
End time: 29-Jul-14 05:52:21 PDT

HONG KONG 1980 1 Dollar coin BU
Hong Kong
$1.54
Bids: 4
End time: 29-Jul-14 09:43:35 PDT

HONG KONG 1982 20 Cent coin BU
Hong Kong
$1.75
Bids: 3
End time: 29-Jul-14 09:45:35 PDT

HONG KONG 5 CENTS QUEEN II 1971 UNC LOT 5 = 5 COINS
Hong Kong
$5.79
End time: 01-Aug-14 10:11:07 PDT

BULK LOT OF 50 HONG KONG COINS AVG CIRCULATED
Hong Kong
$0.99
Bids: 1
End time: 29-Jul-14 10:08:54 PDT

17 OLD STRAITS SETTLEMENTS COINS (1872-1932) HI-RES IMAGES NO RESRVE
Hong Kong
$316.00
Bids: 20
End time: 29-Jul-14 11:45:00 PDT

HONG KONG 3 COIN UNCIRCULATED TYPE SET
Hong Kong
$3.95
End time: 03-Aug-14 20:20:08 PDT

COLLECTION of HONG KONG DOLLARS COINS $41.00 IN TOTAL - JOB LOT
Asia
$1.70
Bids: 0
End time: 29-Jul-14 13:39:43 PDT

1963 HONG KONG-Ten/Five Cents World Coin- Elizabeth II & 1964 50 cents Elizabth
Hong Kong
$2.99
Bids: 1
End time: 29-Jul-14 14:37:11 PDT

1899 Hong Kong (British) 10 Cents Silver Coin Victoria KM#6.3
Hong Kong
$13.25
End time: 01-Aug-14 23:39:40 PDT

Hong Kong Elizabeth II LOT OF 10 COINS 1955-1961 10 Cents KM# 28.1
Hong Kong
$8.95
Bids: 0
End time: 29-Jul-14 17:19:26 PDT

Hong Kong Lot of 8 coins in collection page
Hong Kong
$0.92
Bids: 0
End time: 29-Jul-14 18:53:55 PDT

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What do I do with all my Hong Kong coins!?

I have about Hong Kong $1,000 worth of coins. Most are $1 or $2 dollar coins. Is there an easy way to exchange all of them? Or do i have to take a bag full of all these coins to the bank?

My god you collect them? I can't stand when I have to much coins but 1000 HKD ??? This is really too much.

Go to the bank, that's the best solution or go to Macau and change them to play in casinos.


Purchasing bullion coins in Hong Kong?

Where can I purchase bullion coins such as the Krugerrand, Canadian Maple, American Eagle or Australia nugget or gold bars such as Credit Suisse or PAMP in Hong Kong? So far, I have seen dozens of Chow Tai Fook shops, but they are only able to offer Chinese biscuit bars which I am not keen on. Could someone tell me the exact branch or address of a gold dealer who sells these? Thanks.

You may have to settle for the Chinese bars...you could have them melted somewhere if you just want the bullion.


How much is a 2 dollar Hong Kong coin worth in US dollars?

My brother just got one and I really want to know.

There're four types of the 2 dollar circulation coin; first depicting the young Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse(years 1975-84), second with a more mature Queen's head type 1985-92, third and still in circulation is the type with Bauhinia flower, and the fourth type rarely found in circulation dated 1997 depicts two figures(the Ho Ho Brothers). All of these four types are legal tender coins, including the ones with the Queen's head that have not been struck since 1993 and are slowly being phased out.

Outside Hong Kong, all the 2 dollar coins regardless of design have collector value of about $0.40 to $0.50 in average circulated, and in nice circulated it's about $0.60-$0.80. 1978 is the best date of the 2 dollar coins.


how much is the louis vuitton zippy coin purse in hong kong?

hi,,
i was wondering the price of the louis vuitton zippy coin purse in hong kong?
thanks

Are you talking about AT LV or just from a random street vendor? If its at LV, prolly what you would pay in the states considering the exchange rate


why does queen elizabeth have her face in new zealand and hong kong and a coin with two pence on top?

did she rule all those places?

Yes,the Queen is the Head of many COMMONWEALTH countries.
http://www.royal.gov/uk/output/Page4678.asp begins the explanation:
"The Queen is Head of the Commonwealth, a voluntary association of 53 independent countries.

From Antigua to Zambia, the Commonwealth is a remarkable international organisation, spanning every geographical region, religion and culture. It exists to foster international co-operation and trade links between people all over the world.

Some countries within the Commonwealth have The Queen as their Sovereign, whilst remaining independent in the conduct of their own affairs. They are known as Commonwealth realms.

The Queen and the Royal Family retain close links with the Commonwealth realms, and with other members of the worldwide Commonwealth organisation.

Read more about the Commonwealth organisation, and The Queen's realms, in this section of the web site."
Here's the list of places she represents :
Country Date Status
Antigua and Barbuda 1981 Realm
Australia 1931 Realm
The Bahamas 1973 Realm
Bangladesh 1972 Republic
Barbados 1966 Realm
Belize 1981 Realm
Botswana 1966 Republic
Brunei 1984 Monarchy
Cameroon 1995 Republic
Canada 1931 Realm
Cyprus 1961 Republic
Dominica 1978 Republic
Fiji Islands 1997 Republic
The Gambia 1965 Republic
Ghana 1957 Republic
Grenada 1974 Realm
Guyana 1966 Republic
India 1947 Republic
Jamaica 1962 Realm
Kenya 1963 Republic
Kiribati 1979 Republic
Lesotho 1966 Monarchy
Malawi 1964 Republic
Malaysia 1957 Monarchy
The Maldives 1982 Republic
Malta 1964 Republic
Mauritius 1968 Republic
Mozambique 1995 Republic
Namibia 1990 Republic
Nauru 1968 Republic
New Zealand 1931 Realm
Nigeria 1960 Republic
Pakistan 1947 Republic
Papua New Guinea 1975 Realm
St. Christopher and Nevis 1983 Realm
St. Lucia 1979 Realm
St. Vincent and the Grenadines 1979 Realm
Samoa 1970 Republic
Seychelles 1976 Republic
Sierra Leone 1961 Republic
Singapore 1965 Republic
Solomon Islands 1978 Realm
South Africa 1931
(withdrew in 1961,
rejoined in 1994) Republic
Sri Lanka 1948 Republic
Swaziland 1968 Monarchy
Tanzania 1961 Republic
Tonga 1970 Monarchy
Trinidad and Tobago 1962 Republic
Tuvalu 1978 Realm
United Kingdom Monarchy
Uganda 1962 Republic
Vanuatu 1980 Republic
Zambia 1964 Republic


Where can I buy gold coins in hongkong ?

I am looking for a shop which sells gold coins ni hong kong preferabbly they should have a website to.

Gold shop


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