This 2002 1 oz Gold Lunar Year of the Rat coin from the Perth Mint. The coin comes encapsulated in Brilliant Uncirculated Condition and made from 99.99% fine gold. The Lunar Series I is a rare find in today's world, making this coin a must-have piece. LOW MINTAGE BACK DATE SERIES 1 GOLD LUNAR! 7 th release from the original lunar series collection!
Minted at the prestigious Perth Mint. Comes in protective original mint plastic capsule (Capsule has some slight marks - Coin is GEM BU). Each animal on the Zodiac earned its position there, in Chinese cultural lore, based upon their arrival to a meeting with the Jade Emperor. A Great Race ensued as the creatures of the world responded to the Emperors call, with the Horse finishing that race 7th and featuring in the 7th year of the cycle.
R EVERSE: The reverse of the Gold Australian Lunar Horse Coin includes the image of a powerful mustang as it trots in an open space. Engravings included a beaded circle around the design field, the year of issue to the left, weight, purity, and metal content below, and the Chinese symbol for Horse to the right. OBVERSE : The obverse features her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II along with the denomination. Actual Weight: 1 Troy Ounce.
Gross Weight: 31.103 grams. You will receive the exact coin in the pictures. The item "2002 1 oz $100 Gold Lunar Year of the Horse Australia Series I (BU) Series 1" is in sale since Wednesday, August 26, 2020.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Australia\Gold". The seller is "preciousimportsexports" and is located in West Linn, Oregon.This item can be shipped to United States.