Buy the 2017 Australian Lunar Rooster 1kg Silver Coin
This one kilo 2017 silver bullion coin is struck in 999.9 fineness. Celebrating the Chinese Lunar Year of the Rooster, this silver kilo coin is sold as an investment product.
The 2017 Year of the Rooster is the Chinese year 4715.
There are 12 animals in the lunar cycle and the rooster is the 10th. It is thought that people born during the different lunar years carry certain character attributes. Those born during the Year of the Rooster are said to be observant, confident, hardworking and honest.
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The Australian Year of the Rooster coins were released on 8th September, 2016 and we received our allocation on 20th September.
The Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Queen Elizabeth II is featured on the obverse of the coin. The coin bears the inscription ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1KG 9999 Ag 2017 30 DOLLARS
The reverse design features a rooster guarding a hen and three chicks. It was designed by Tom Vaughan. The Chinese character for 'rooster' can be seen on the left-hand side. The P mint mark is set to the left of the design. The coin bears the Chinese symbol for the Year of the Rooster and the inscription Year of the Rooster.
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Reverse Designer||Tom Vaughan|
|Actual Silver Weight||32.15 oz|
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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 re calculates 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 Distance Selling Regulation 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. You can view our current buy back prices here.
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