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2021 Year of the Ox Perth Mint Lunar 0.5 oz Silver Bullion Coin

This is the 2021 Year of the Ox Half Ounce Silver Coin from Australia's Perth Mint. This is the second release in The Perth Mint's Lunar Series III Collection. 

The coins are struck from 99.99% fine silver and contain 0.5 troy ounces (15.55 grams) of silver. Each coin comes in a protective capsule. 

These coins have an unlimited mintage, meaning the mint will continue to produce them throughout 2021, after which they will declare the official mintage figures. 

£17.17

(Inc. VAT)

£14.31

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

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Quantity Premium Total
1
£5.80
£17.17

Price Per Item:
£14.31 (Exc. VAT)
£17.17 (Inc. VAT)

Est UK Delivery
£3.50
5
£5.60
£84.65

Price Per Item:
£14.11 (Exc. VAT)
£16.93 (Inc. VAT)

Est UK Delivery
£6.00
10
£5.40
£166.90

Price Per Item:
£13.91 (Exc. VAT)
£16.69 (Inc. VAT)

Est UK Delivery
£6.00
25+
£5.30
£414.25

Price Per Item:
£13.81 (Exc. VAT)
£16.57 (Inc. VAT)

Est UK Delivery
£6.00
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The Perth Mint introduced their lunar coin series in 1996. Each coin celebrates a different Chinese zodiac sign, with each cycle lasting 12 years. Since the coins were introduced they have proven to be highly collectable, with most sizes selling out quickly.

Year of the Ox

The Chinese lunar Year of the Ox begins on 12th February, 2021. The ox is the second animal in the lunar calendar, and those born under it are thought to be strong, determined and dependable. 

Other year of the ox include 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997 and 2009.

Series III

The third series of lunar coins began with the 2020 Year of the Mouse coins. If you would like to start collecting we suggest you buy these first coins before it’s too late.

Authentication Feature

The silver Year of the Ox coins all feature a micro-engraved letter within the design. It’s only visible under a magnifying glass and gives buyers extra security when buying the coins.

Obverse

The 2021 coin shows the Australian coinage portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, by Jody Clark. The design shows Elizabeth from the shoulders upwards.

ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA
1/2oz 9999 Ag
50 CENTS

Reverse

Designed by Perth Mint artist, Ing Ing Jong, the reverse shows an ox and its calf standing on a mountain. A cherry blossom tree appears above, with the Chinese character for 'ox' and the text "OX 2021" underneath. The Perth Mint 'P' mint mark can be found to the bottom-right of the ox. 

Specification

MetalSilver
Weight / Size0.5 Ounce
Silver Weight Troy Ounces0.5
Fineness / Carat0.999 Fine
Obverse DesignerJody Clark
Reverse DesignerIng Ing Jong
Mint / BrandPerth Mint
CountryAustralia
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Terms of Sale - Key Points

You can find more information on payment and identification requirements.

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 gold 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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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. 
  • International - Royal Mail International Signed / Royal Mail International Tracked / Royal Mail International Tracked and Signed For. Items sent via this method will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £15.

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.
  • International - Royal Mail International Standard. Your order will normally arrive between 3-7 working days. Delivery starts from £6.

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.

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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 < £1500 there is no additional fee
  • Orders > £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.