The Perth Mint is delighted to present this cute Baby Goat coin. Struck in precious metal, this coin will be a wonderful addition to any coin collection, or will make a gorgeous gift for any baby born in 2015.
The birth dates for people ruled by the Goat under the Chinese zodiac include 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003 and 2015.
The coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1/2oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
The coin’s reverse depicts a representation of a baby goat surrounded by snowflakes, standing on its hind legs while using its front legs to unveil a sack of gifts. The Chinese character for ‘goat’, the inscription ‘Year of the Goat’, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark, and the year-date are also incorporated into the design.
No more than 7,500 of these Baby Goat 2015 1/2oz Silver Proof Coins will be released by The Perth Mint. The coin is issued as legal tender under the Government of the Cook Islands. The Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2015 year-date and the monetary denomination are shown on the coin’s obverse.
The coin is housed in a display case and beautifully illustrated shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.