2021 Series III Lunar Ox 5 oz BU Silver Coin. The Perth Mint has continued the Series III Lunar coin program with the 2021 design celebrating the Year of the Ox.In Chinese mythology, the ox is one of 12 animals that participated in the Emperors Great Race, held to determine the order in which they would represent the lunar zodiac. The ox finished second and has subsequently ruled every second year in the 12-year lunar cycle including 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997, 2009 and 2021.
Kind, intelligent, hardworking, calm, honest and reliable, the ox is said to bestow many outstanding characteristics on people born under its influence. This 99.99% pure silver coin portrays an ox and its calf with a cherry blossom tree, a symbol of love and beauty. The design includes the inscription OX 2021 , the Chinese character for ox and The Perth Mints P mintmark.
Issued as Australian legal tender, it bears the Jody Clark effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse. Meticulously crafted in a superior bullion finish, featuring shiny motifs on a delicately frosted table, the coin includes an authentication feature on the reverse in the form of a micro-laser engraved letter. Detectable only under magnification, it is designed to make it significantly more difficult for the coin to be counterfeited. The Australian Lunar Year of the Ox 2021 5 oz Silver Bullion Coin is presented in an individual protective acrylic capsule, as shown. This coin is new, and in perfect condition - obtained directly from the Perth Mint.
The 2oz, 1oz and half oz versions of this coin are also available. Does not apply to multiple orders of the same coin.
To order Add To Cart / Go To Cart / Request Total/Invoice. The item "2021 Lunar Ox 5 oz Silver Coin" is in sale since Saturday, March 6, 2021. This item is in the category "Coins\Bullion\Silver\Coins & Rounds". The seller is "silver_kev" and is located in Mirrabooka, Western Australia. This item can be shipped to Australia, United States, Japan, Germany, France, New Zealand.