• 2004 Australian 1 oz 'Year of the Monkey' Gold Bullion Coin Reverse
  • 2004 Australian 1 oz 'Year of the Monkey' Gold Bullion Coin Obverse
  • 2004 Australian 1 oz 'Year of the Monkey' Gold Bullion Coin Reverse
  • 2004 Australian 1 oz 'Year of the Monkey' Gold Bullion Coin Obverse
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2004 Year of the Monkey Perth Mint Australian Lunar 0.5 oz Gold Bullion Coin

The 2004 Year of the Monkey Perth Mint Australian Lunar 0.5 oz Gold Bullion Coin is part of The Perth Mint's Lunar Series I Collection.

  • Manufactured by Perth Mint
  • 24 carat gold / 999.9 fineness
  • Contains 0.5 troy ounce of the precious metal
  • Tax Free
  • Mintage: 4228 coins
  • Weight: 15.55g
  • Diameter: 25.1mm

Please note these coins are not supplied in their original capsules. 

See our complete Australian gold lunar range.


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

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Year of the Monkey Coins

The 2004 Year of the Monkey ran from 22 January 2004 to 8 February 2005. This gold bullion coin is from the Australian Lunar Series I by the Perth Mint in Australia.

The Perth Mint are respected for their high quality minting and beautiful designs on their bullion coins. This coin comes in a capsule to store and protect your coin. These coins are a favourite choice with investors looking to buy gold bullion at a low premium above the spot price. 

What Years Come Under the Sign of the Chinese Lunar Dragon?

The Years of the Monkey include: 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, 2028 and every 12 years later.

Personality of Monkey Signs

Monkeys are often seen as clever and quick-witted. They have a natural ability to think on their feet and come up with creative solutions to problems.


The obverse bears a portrait of Elizabeth II by Ian Rank-Broadley with the inscription:



The reverse bears an engraving of a monkey walking along a branch with the Chinese symbol and inscription Year of the Monkey. It was designed by Jovan Radanovich.


Diameter25 mm
Weight / Size0.5 Ounce
Gold Weight Troy Ounces0.5
Fineness / Carat0.9999 / 24
Mintage Figure4,228
Obverse DesignerIan Rank-Broadley
Reverse DesignerJovan Radanovich
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.