(as of Oct 19, 2019). Produced by the Perth Mint in Australia, the Australian Gold Lunar Series 1 began in 1996 with the Year of the Mouse coins and ended in 2007 with the Year of the Pig coins. Australian legal tender, the Australian Gold Lunar Series 1 coins are among some of the most beautifully designed coins in the world. 9999 fine Gold, the Australian Gold Lunar coins are a great way to acquire and invest in precious metals. A highly popular series, the Australian Gold Lunar Series 1 has attracted attention from collectors and investors all over the world.
Drawing its theme from China's ancient lunar calendar, the Australian Lunar Series celebrates the 12 animals central to the calendar's stories. According to the calendar, each of these 12 animals has a profound influence over those born under its year of rule. Photos showing coin without plastic encapsulation are stock from the internet. Coin comes in plastic capsule.
Obverse: Right-facing profile of Queen Elizabeth II, along with the year, face value, Gold weight and purity. Reverse: Features an image of a Lion leaping.
Sovereign coin backed by the Australian government. The item "1998 Lunar Series Year Of The Tiger 1/10 oz. 999 Gold Australian Perth Mint" is in sale since Sunday, September 15, 2019.This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Australia\Gold". The seller is "javagator001" and is located in Lambertville, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.