1999 - 2010 Chinese Lunar 1 oz Silver 12-Coin Set
Collect all coins in The Perth Mint's Lunar Series I with this silver coin set! Each coin features one of the Chinese lunar animals on the reverse, Ian Rank-Broadley's portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse.
These bullion coins are struck from 999 fine silver and have a face value of 1 AUD.
Issued in individual capsules. Please note, these coins do not come in a presentation box.
In 1996, The Perth Mint started issuing gold coins based on the Chinese Lunar animal. After the success of the gold version, a silver lunar series was introduced in 1999.
Each coin celebrates a different Chinese zodiac sign, with each cycle lasting 12 years. Since the lunar coins were introduced they have proven to be highly collectable, with most sizes selling out quickly.
The obverse of the coins features the Ian Rank-Broadley portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. The text reads:
ELIZABETH II AUSTRALIA 1 DOLLAR
The reverse designs feature the Chinese Lunar animal, the Chinese symbol for the animal and the year. The text reads "1 OZ 999 SILVER".
The lunar animals are:
2007 Pig / Boar
2008 Rat / Mouse
|Silver Weight Troy Ounces||12|
|Fineness / Carat||0.999 Fine|
|Obverse Designer||Ian Rank-Broadley|
|Issuing Monarch||Elizabeth II (1952 - Date)|
|Mint / Brand||Perth Mint|
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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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