Those born under the Year of the Dog were born in the dates: 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006, and 2018. People born in the dog years are believed to be friendly, loyal, hardworking, and a little self-centered. Many use the Chinese Zodiac as a means to tell the future of their love life, career, friendships, etc. The Perth Mint has used the Chinese Zodiac calendar to produce their ongoing coin collection: the Lunar Series. Each year, the Lunar Series releases another outstanding coin that commemorates the astrological year.
The Perth Mint is the oldest standing mint in Australia and was established over a century ago. Any experienced coin collector has Perth Mint speciality products in their collection, due to the lower mintages and spectacular craftsmanship. Coin Highlights -Sovereign coin backed by the Australian government. Issued 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 Kilo Silver Lunar Dog" is in sale since Friday, November 23, 2018. 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.