The Perth Mint’s lunar series has been popular since its first release, and this 2018 edition is no different. Featuring a beautiful design, these Colorized Lunar coins have appeal for both investors and collectors.
Proof Quality 9999 Pure Silver
Each coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 9999 pure silver in proof quality.
Magnificient 2018 Year of the Dog Design In Colour
This year’s dog design features both German Shepherd Adult and Puppy, bound to melt viewers with its high adorability factor.
On the reverse of the silver coin, both adult and pups are featured lying on a grass patch drizzled with Chinese Peony Flowers in the background. Delightful.
The Mandarin character for Dog (狗) and the inscription ‘Year of the Dog’ also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘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 1 troy oz silver coin is indicated, which is 1 Australian Dollars, together with the year of the mintage, 2018, and the purity and weight of the coin, 1 oz, and 9999 silver
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965.
The 2018 Australian Coloured Dog Silver Proof Coin 1oz has a maximum mintage of 10,000.
The coin is housed in a striking red and black display case and illustrated shipper.
Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.