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2018 Rwanda 1 Ounce Lunar Ounce Year of the Dog .999 Silver Coin

$33.00 CAD

We're pleased to offer the latest issue in the ongoing Rwanda Lunar Ounce series, celebrating the Chinese zodiac – the 2018 1 oz Rwanda Lunar Year of the Dog Silver Coin.

Spurred on by the success of the Rwanda African Wildlife series of coins, the Rwanda Lunar Ounce Silver Coins were introduced in 2017 – celebrating the Year of the Rooster in accordance with the Chinese Lunar calendar.

Each of these coins contains 1 troy ounce of 0.999 pure silver. Moreover, they carry legal tender values of 50 Francs as well – indicating the full backing of the nation of Rwanda.

The obverse features the National Crest of Rwanda, which is an intricate design that symbolizes the values of the country. The words ‘BANKI NKURU Y’U RWANDA’ are imprinted above the crest. This translates to the National Bank of Rwanda.

Coin Highlights:

Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
Products packaged in individual plastic wrapping. 

Reverse:  The 2018 reverse bears a unique design that celebrates the Lunar Year of the Dog. The image of a dog is created using geometric art – pieces of various shapes and sizes fitting perfectly to form an elegant portrayal.

Obverse:  The official seal of Rwanda and the currency value of 50 Francs.
Sovereign coin backed by the Rwandan government.


    Year: 2018
    Grade: Brilliant Uncirculated
    Denomination: 50 RWF Franc
    Metal Content: 1 Troy Ounce
    Purity: .999
    Mintage: 10,000
    Manufacturer: Mayer Mint
    Diameter: 40 mm
    Mint Sealed