The Year of the Tiger will commence on 1 February 2022. In Chinese element theory, each zodiac sign is associated with one of the five elements: metal, wood, water, fire and earth and each element appears in a 60 year cycle.
2022 represents the year of the Water Tiger, whose characteristics are determinism, spontaneity and novelty. It is said people born in this year are brave, competitive, confident, very charming and well-liked by others.
This amazing 65mm 1oz pure silver coin features a Tiger growling at a mirror image of itself. The coin is struck in proof condition, with the Tiger on one side sculpted with a highly polished proof table, the other side with a frosted table and polished Tiger.
As with each of the previous issues, only 500 coins will be released.
Manufacturer by renowned mint BH Mayer, these Tokelau issued coins will be a valued addition to any lunar coin collection.