1999 Australia 25 Dollars Lunar Year of the Rabbit Gold Coin 1/4 OZ. 9999 Gold
The Perth Mint introduced in 1996 the Australian Lunar Gold Series. This was started with the Year of the Rat in 1996 and then each subsequent year, a new design was released featuring each of the twelve animals of the ancient Chinese Zodiac. The last release of this Lunar Series was the Pig in 2007. The coins were very popular and this lead the Perth Mint to release a second Lunar Gold Series (Lunar Series II) in 2008, after the first Lunar Series (Lunar Series I) was completed. The Coins were originally available in weights of 1 OZ, 1/4 OZ, 1/10 OZ and 1/20 OZ in bullion format, and a three coin proof set in numismatic format. With the success of this series the bullion offerings as well as the numismatic offerings were extended to include many other weights, proofs and colored versions. The Lunar Series Coins have been subject to specific maximum mintages, thus making them in more demand and creating a premium for many of those coins.
For sale is the 1999 Year of the Rabbit 1/4 OZ Gold Coin in BU condition that comes in a capsule. This is the fourth coin in this series and caries a mintage of 5,893. The photographs are of the actual coin that you will receive. Actual Declared Mintage: 5,893. The obverse design features the Effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
The reverse design depicts a Rabbit calmly sitting in the grass. Those born within the date range of February 16, 1999 to February 4, 2000 are said to have been born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under the influence of this sign are believed to be articulate, talented, and ambitious. They are believed to have the uncanny knack for choosing the right thing.
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We will respond within 24 hrs. The item "1999 Australia 25 Dollars Lunar Year of the Rabbit Gold Coin 1/4 OZ.
9999 Gold" is in sale since Wednesday, May 31, 2017. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Australia\Gold". The seller is "suheil123" and is located in West Palm Beach, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Grade: Ungraded
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
- Certification: Uncertified
- Year: 1999
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Australia
- Composition: Gold
- Denomination: 25 Dollars
- Series Specific: Lunar Series I
- Geographic Origin: Australia