The 2018 Australia 10 oz Silver Lunar Dog features a dog design, since it is the Year of the Dog. Other dates within the Year of the Dog include: 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, and 2006. Those born under these dates are known to be sincere, loyal, hardworking, self-centered, and kind. The Perth Mint Lunar Series makes great, personal gifts or a fun, valuable collection to start.The Perth Mint tends to keep the mintages for this series very limited, adding the appeal of a highly beneficial numismatic series to invest in! Coin Highlights -Issued by the oldest mint in Australia and backed by the government. Packaged in a mint-sealed plastic capsule. Considered to be in brilliant uncirculated condition with proof-like features. The obverse displays the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, designed by Ian Rank-Broadley. She is accompanied by the coin's date, place of mintage, weight, and purity. The reverse honors the Year of the Dog with a picture of a female dog and her pup. The duo are enjoying a relaxing afternoon on some grass, with Chinese Peony flowers beautifully illustrated in the background. "Year of the Dog" is written as well as the Chinese symbol for the zodiac sign. The Perth Mint's mark, "P, " is also inscribed on the reverse. The item "2018 Australia 10 oz Silver Lunar Dog" is in sale since Friday, January 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins". The seller is "goldeneaglecoins" and is located in Laurel, Maryland. This item can be shipped to United States.