In 2017, The Perth Mints internationally renowned Australian Lunar Gold Proof Coin Series II celebrates the Year of the Rooster, the tenth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar rooster include 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, and 2017.
Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be hardworking, loyal, honest, and sociable. Meticulously struck from 99.99% pure gold in proof quality, no more than 3,000 individual 1oz coins, 5,000 1/4oz coins, 4,000 1/10oz coins and 1,500 three-coin sets will be released in this packaging.
The coins are issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965. DESIGN The reverse of the coin depicts a rooster standing in a stylised Chinese scene featuring bamboo and leaves. The Chinese character for rooster and the inscription Year of the Rooster also appear in the design with The Perth Mints traditional P mintmark.The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2017 year-date, and the monetary denomination are shown on the coins obverse. PRESENTATION Gold Proof Lunar coins from The Perth Mint are housed in elegant oval-shaped display cases, featuring a glossy timber-effect lid and presented in a coloured themed shipper. A numbered Certificate of Authenticity accompanies the individual 1oz, 1/4oz and 1/10oz coins as well as the three-coin set. Specialists in Australian and foreign bullion coins. Some countries in EU may face VAT on silver, but not gold products.
Asian countries are different atoo. Again, please check first before purchasing as these costs are beyond our control. Or come to 180 Wright St, Cloverdale, Mon-Friday. The sale price is locked in at time of sale. All Bullion sales are FINAL and legally binding.Please Note - We are not responsible for typographical errors and reserve the right to void a sale at our discretion. Please consider your order carefully before ordering. The item "2017 $25 Australian Lunar Year of the Rooster 1/4 oz Gold Proof Coin Perth Mint" is in sale since Wednesday, September 07, 2016. This item is in the category "Coins\Bullion\Gold\Coins & Rounds". The seller is "perthbullion" and is located in Cloverdale, WA.
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