Continuing with the Lunar Series II, this year Perth Mint has issued a stunning Silver Proof Lunar 3 coin set.
Celebrating the Year of the Dog.
These lovely coins weigh Two Ounce, One Troy ounce and half an ounce of pure silver.
It has been finished to proof standard.
The people born under this sign are said to be clever,
quick-minded, diligent, dedicated, loyal, conscientious and ambitious.
Have great leadership ability, kind-hearted, dedicatory, and prestigious.
The reverse of the coin features an adult German Shepherd and puppy lying on the grass
with Chinese Peony flowers in the background.
The coin also inscribed ‘Year of the Dog’ and also features Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ Mintmark.
No more than a 1000 sets of the beautiful coins will be released.
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar Monkey include, 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982,
1994, 2006 and 2018.
It will make a lovely present for someone born in those years.
The reverse designer, is Ing Ing Jon. The obverse features an effigy of
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Ian Rank-Broadley.
The coin comes complete with numbered Certificate of Authenticity, box and cardboard outer.