2017 Two (2) Ounce Gold Coin Year of the Rooster Perth Mint Bullion

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2017 Two (2) Ounce Gold Coin Year of the Rooster Perth Mint Bullion

These are the two ounce lunar coins from Australia's Perth Mint. The coins mark the 2017 Year of the Rooster. These bullion coins are sold as an investment product.


  • Contains two troy ounces of fine gold
  • Struck in 9999 fineness, 24 carat
  • Comes in a protective capsule
  • Low premiums!


Stock status
Perth Mint

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Coin Specification

The Year of the Rooster starts on 28th January, 2017. This will be the Chinese year 4715. The rooster is the 10th of 12 animals in the Chinese lunar calendar. Those born during the Year of the Rooster are said to be hardworking, observant, confident and honest.

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The coins were released on 8th September, 2016, we received them on the 20th September.

The obverse features the denomination of the coin ($200) as well as the Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Queen Elizabeth II.

The reverse of the coin was designed by Aleysha Howarth, and shows a rooster standing amongst some bamboo. The Chinese character for ‘rooster’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Rooster’ also appears on the design.

Diameter 40.40mm
Weight 62.20g
Denomination 200 Dollars
Fineness 999.9
Mint Perth Mint
Mintage  TBC
Actual Gold Weight 2oz