The first release in the Australian Lunar Series III celebrates the 2020 Year of the Mouse!
People born in the Year of the Mouse are instinctive, acute and alert in nature which makes them be brilliant businessmen.
The Chinese Lunar Series from the Perth Mint has proven to be one of the most celebrated and popular coin series produced. Each coin comes packaged in its original state by Perth Mint in a strong fitted plastic coin capsule.
Specimen Quality 9999 Pure Silver
The coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 9999 pure silver in specimen quality.
Lunar Mouse Design
The coin’s reverse portrays two mice foraging on husks of corn. Also included in the design is the Chinese character for ‘mouse’, the inscription ‘MOUSE 2020’ and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
The obverse side of the coin features the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley in the center of the coin. In the circular border of the coin, the words “Elizabeth II and Australia” is highlighted.
At the bottom of the coin, the legal tender value of the 1kg silver coin is indicated, which is 30 Australian Dollar, together with the year of the mintage, 2020, and the purity and weight of the coin, 1kglunar ratll, and 9999 silver
Australian Legal Tender
The coin is issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965. The coin’s obverse bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on its obverse, and the monetary denomination.