It is also one of the two most auspicious animals on the Chinese lunar calendar (the other being the Dragon), a feline made all the more desirable by the Perth Mint's execution in 4 9s pure gold, artistically rendered in what the Perth Mint refers to as its "specimen" or "bullion" finish, which we would call a reverse proof finish, with frosted fields and mirrored devices. Even better is the price! Leave it to the Perth Mint to make the luxury of a. 9999 fine gold coin affordable for everyone! Availability Note-These rare, vibrant tigers were struck exclusively for the Asian market.
Get them while you can! This artistically-rendered beauty contains a full one-tenth troy ounce of four nines. Its weight represents a most popular fractional size of gold, small enough to be economical for almost any collector. The marvelous minting and refining technologies of the Perth Mint have brought us this affordable gold coin, in a purity (99.99%) that puts other, larger gold coins to shame! A meticulously rendered, close up view of a noble and handsome tiger's face.
The Chinese character for "Tiger" appears above, while below the legend YEAR OF THE TIGER defines the theme. The Perth Mint "P" mint mark appears along the rim in the 4:00 position.
Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, in crowned profile facing right. This portrait, featuring Her Majesty wearing a tiara and pearl earrings, was executed by the sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley. The legend 1/10 OZ 9999 GOLD guarantees the weight and purity. The legends ELIZABETH II, AUSTRALIA and the denomination also appear. Reverse Proof (Specimen or Bullion).This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Gold\Coins". The seller is "123morningstar" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.