2012 Lunar Year of the Dragon 5oz $8 Silver Proof Coin Perth Mint
COA 4479 and 3813 available. Australian Lunar Series II 2012 Year of the Dragon 5oz Silver Proof Coin at The Perth Mint, featuring. Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver. Extremely Limited Mintage 5,000. Celebrating the auspicious Year of the Dragon, this magnificent coin is struck from a whopping 5oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality. The format has proved so popular in the past that its advisable to snap up your dragon fast! The fifth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac, this mythical beast is considered an especially auspicious creature. Perhaps you know a person born in a dragon year 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000 or 2012?
Surprise them with this gorgeous gift! The coin is struck from 5oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality. The reverse of the coin depicts a representation of a dragon with a symbolic pearl. The Chinese character for dragon and the inscription YEAR OF THE DRAGON also appear in the design with The Perth Mints traditional P mintmark. The item "2012 Lunar Year of the Dragon 5oz $8 Silver Proof Coin Perth Mint" is in sale since Saturday, March 11, 2017. This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\Australian\Decimal"." and is located in Kelso, QLD. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Era: 2000s
- Composition: Silver
- Region of Origin: Australia/ Oceania
- Mint Marked: Yes
- Pattern: Yes
- Proof: Yes