Continuing with the Lunar Series II, this year Perth Mint has issued a stunning Gold Proof Lunar coin.
Celebrating the Year of the Ox.
This lovely coin weighing 1/10th of a Troy ounce of pure gold, and has a denomination of $15 dollars.
It has been finished to proof standard.
The people born of this year are said to be persistent, simple, honest, and straightforward characteristics.
They are talent leaders with strong faith, and strong devotion to work.
The reverse of the coin depicts an OX lying down on grass,
with bamboo branches above,
The coin is also inscribed ‘Year of the Ox’ and also features Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ Mintmark.
No more than 5000 of the beautiful coins will be released.
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar Monkey include, 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985,
1997 and 2009.
It will make a lovely present for someone born in those years.
The coin comes complete with numbered Certificate of Authenticity, box and cardboard outer.
Metal: 99.99% Gold
Weight: 3.111 Grams
Diameter: 18.60 mm
Denomination: Fifteen Dollars