2017 Twentieth (0.05) Ounce Gold Coin Year of the Rooster Perth Mint Bullion

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2017 Twentieth (0.05) Ounce Gold Coin Year of the Rooster Perth Mint Bullion

This is the gold one twentieth ounce version of the Perth Mint Year of the Rooster lunar coins. This is sold as an investment product.



  • Contains one twentieth troy ounce of fine gold
  • Struck in 9999 fineness, 24 carat gold coin
  • Comes in a protective capsule
  • Low premiums!



Stock status
Perth Mint

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Coin Specification

There are 12 animals in the Chinese lunar cycle. The rooster is the tenth animal in the series. Those born during the Year of the Rooster are thought to be observant, hardworking, confident and honest.


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The coins were released by the Perth Mint on 8th September, 2016. We received our coins on the 20th September.

The fourth portrait effigy of Queen Elizabeth II is featured on the obverse of the coin. This was designed by Ian Rank-Broadley and is featured on the previous coins in the series. The coin has a face value of $5.

A standing rooster is shown on the reverse. It was designed by Aleysha Howarth. The Perth Mint 'P' mint mark appears on the right hand side of the coin.

Diameter 13.5mm
Weight 1.55g
Denomination 5 Dollars
Fineness 999.9
Manufacturer Perth Mint
Mintage  TBC
Actual Gold Weight 0.04oz