Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II
A certificate accompanies this stunning 1oz coin from the Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II - 2017 Year of the Rooster. Struck by The Perth Mint from 99.99% pure silver in proof quality, the coin is issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965.
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar rooster include 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 2005 and 2017. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be hardworking, loyal, honest and sociable.
The reverse of the coin depicts a rooster, a hen, and three chicks standing amongst bamboo foliage and flowers. The Chinese character for "rooster" and the inscription "Year of the Rooster" also appear in the design with The Perth Mint traditional "P" mintmark.
The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2017 year-date, and the monetary denomination are shown on the coin's reverse.
ISSUE LIMIT - The Perth Mint will release no more that 5,000 of the 2017 Year of the Rooster 1oz Silver Proof Coin in individual packaging.
Your coin is housed in a stylish red and black display case and illustrated themed shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered Certficate of Authenticity.