This sweet piglet coin celebrates the Year of the Pig and is the perfect gift for anyone born under the birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar Pig include 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be diligent, compassionate, and generous.
The 2019 Australian Lunar Baby Pig 1/2oz Silver Proof Coin features the colourised image of a cute little piglet. The inscription ‘Year of the Pig’ and The Perth Mint's 'P' mintmark also features in the design.
The Obverse features Ian Rank-Broadley's portrait of Queen Elizabeth II along with the coins weight and fineness, and the monetary denomination.
Beautiful Coloured Design - The coin’s reverse depicts a colour representation of a cute piglet with gifts in the background. The Chinese character for ‘pig’, the inscription ‘Year of the Pig’, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark, and the 2019 year-date are also incorporated into the design.
Each coin is struck from 1/2oz of 99.99% pure silver in proof quality and weighs 15.56g.
The coin is housed in a classic Perth Mint display case and beautifully illustrated shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity.
Limited Mintage - The Perth Mint will release no more than 7,150 of the Baby Pig 2019 1/2oz Silver Proof Coin.