As usual the Perth Mint are the first to issue the new edition 2018 coins.
The eleventh animal of the Chinese zodiac is celebrated in 2018 with the Year of the Dog.
These magnificent 1/10th oz Gold coins feature a Labrador Retriever on the reverse to commemorate the event.
Contains 1/10 oz of .9999 fine Gold.
Each coin comes in a protective plastic capsule.
Reverse - Depicts a Labrador Retriever on rocks with a stylised pine tree in the background. This beautiful lunar design also incorporates the Chinese character for "Dog", the inscription "Year of the Dog", and The Perth Mint's traditional "P" mintmark.
Obverse - The Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the Gold purity, year of issue and face value.
Sovereign coin backed by the Australian government.