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2019 Australia 1 Ounce Lunar Year Of The Pig Silver Proof Coin

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In 2019, The Perth Mint’s internationally renowned Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II celebrates the Year of the Pig, the twelfth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac.

The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar Pig include 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007 and 2019.

Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be honest, loyal, sincere and generous, with a calm temperament.

This beautiful Lunar coin design features a representation of a domesticated or pet pig, which are typically pink with black markings, along with four piglets, amid stylised foliage. The Chinese character for ‘pig’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Pig’ appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.

Struck by The Perth Mint from 1 oz of 99.99% pure silver, this coin has a mintage of 5,000 coins and is issued as Australian legal tender. The coin is housed in a stylish red and black presentation case with a themed shipper, and accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

A fantastic keepsake or gift for those born in the Year of the Pig.

Coin Highlights:

Features The Perth Mint's new 2019 Year of the Pig design
Proof quality 99.99% pure silver
Limited mintage of 5,000 coins worldwide
Australian legal tender

    Specifications:

    Year: 2019
    Quality:  Proof
    Denomination:  1 Dollar AUD
    Metal Content: 1 Troy Ounce
    Purity: .999
    Issuer: Perth Mint
    Mintage:  5,000
    Diameter: 45.6 mm
    Mint Capsule, Presentation Box, Certificate of Authenticity