• 2003 Year of the Goat Perth Mint Lunar 1 oz Gold Bullion Coin Reverse
  • 2003 Year of the Goat Perth Mint Lunar 1 oz Gold Bullion Coin Obverse
  • 2003 Year of the Goat Perth Mint Lunar 1 oz Gold Bullion Coin Reverse
  • 2003 Year of the Goat Perth Mint Lunar 1 oz Gold Bullion Coin Obverse
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2003 Year of the Goat Perth Mint Lunar 1 oz Gold Bullion Coin

This 2003 Year of the Goat Perth Mint Lunar 1 oz Gold Bullion Coin is part of the Australian Lunar Series I Collection. 

  • Manufactured by Perth Mint
  • 24 carat gold / 999.9 fineness
  • Contains 1 troy ounce of the precious metal
  • VAT-free
  • Mintage: 16,775
  • Weight: 31.1035g
  • Diameter: 32mm


(VAT Exempt)
Totals are approximate until metal prices are confirmed on the next LBMA fix.

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Perth Mint Lunar Coins

The Chinese Lunar Calendar is based on a 12-year cycle. Each year is associated with a different animal and the lunar animal for 2003 is the goat (or sheep).

The goat is believed to represent harmony and growth. This lunar animal is very popular as it is the eighth in the lunar calendar. Many believe it also represents peace and prosperity, as the number 8 is considered to be particularly lucky in China.

Lunar Series I

Australia's Perth Mint started issuing series of Chinese Lunar Calendar Coins in 1996. The 12-year cycle of the first series of the gold coins ran from 1996 to 2007 inclusive, and all designs proved to be very popular. In fact, we rarely manage to buy any of the older years, which tend to be very hard to source.


The Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Queen Elizabeth II appears on the obverse of the coin. The text reads:



Designed by Ing Ing Jong, the reverse features a goat amongst some grass. The year is shown in the left field, with the Chinese character '羊' meaning 'Goat' to the right. The text at the bottom reads:

1 OZ 9999 GOLD


Diameter39.34 mm
Weight / Size1 Ounce
Gold Weight Troy Ounces1
Fineness / Carat0.9999 / 24
Mintage Figure16,775
Obverse DesignerIan Rank-Broadley
Reverse DesignerIng Ing Jong
Issuing Monarch Elizabeth II (1952-2022)
Mint / BrandPerth Mint
Terms & Delivery

Terms of Sale - Key Points

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Bullion coins are provided as is and on occasion may have some minor scratches or edge knocks. These are not regarded as faulty or damaged goods as their precious metal content and value as a bullion coin is not affected. Any coin sold for a value less than a 180% intrinsic is considered a bullion coin.

Gold investment products are VAT free. Silver investment products are inclusive of VAT at the current rate unless otherwise stated.

All investment products are based on the live precious metal price. Prices will be fixed once the item has been added to the basket and recalculates just before checking out. 

If your product is not a graded coin and is considered a bullion item, it should be noted that these are bought and sold on low premiums over their precious metal content and not solely for aesthetic purposes; therefore, some products may have edge knocks and/or marks. These edge knocks and marks do not alter the specifications of the coins.

Please note that all investment products are exempt from the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 and therefore customers do not have the right to cancel their order once the order has been accepted. If customers no longer wish to go ahead with their investment purchase, there is an option to sell the products back to Chard (1964) Ltd instead. View our current buy back prices.

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Delivery Information

We aim to dispatch orders within 48 hours of receiving cleared funds. Our standard delivery methods are as follows.

Orders over £60 - Fully Insured Delivery.

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Next day fully insured and tracked. Delivery starts from £6. 

Orders under £60

  • Within the UK and BFPO - Royal Mail 2nd Class. Your order will normally arrive within 2-3 working days. Delivery starts from £3.50.

If you wish to have your order sent by an alternative method (e.g., Saturday Guaranteed) please contact +441253343081 for more information. Please note, we will not dispatch high value orders over a bank holiday weekend.

For international delivery, please check with your local customs office for more information on custom duty and taxes.

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Postal Insurance

We offer fully insured delivery on all special delivery options. We do need to pass on the cost of this insurance as it soon adds up shipping high value gold and silver products. 

  • Orders under £1500 there is no additional fee.
  • Orders over £1500 we charge a fee in order to cover the increasing costs of insurance. For every £1500 we apply a £1 fee. 

If you require any assistance, please do not hesitate to call the showroom on +441253343081 and one of our team can discuss your purchase.