Only 1,000 complete sets worldwide. At our low price, this set represents a tremendous value and a great investment! The Year of the Pig.
Those born in the years 1911, 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, and 2019 celebrate the Year of the Pig. According to tradition, people born during a Year of the Pig are said to exhibit that animals attributes.At first glance the personality of the pig might appear unrefined, but scratch the surface and you'll find a heart of gold. Pig people are honest, loyal, sincere and generous, with a calm temperament. A person born in the Year of the Pig is one of the most kind and loyal friends you could ever hope for. You can turn to this friend when things get tough.
Eternally helpful, the Pig is an excellent listener and with take up your cause with incredible resolve. Even if you're in the wrong, he won't have the heart to tell you. After all, the peace-loving pig hates a quarrel! This set contains three different Chinese Lunar Zodiac coins, each a different size.
1/2 Troy Ounce Silver Proof. A very popular size, the one-half troy ounce pure silver proof is a large 36.60 mm in diameter - nearly the same size as a classic U. The denomination is 50 cents. 1 Troy Ounce Silver Proof. This very popular denomination, with a one dollar face value, may also be available singly.2 Troy Ounces Silver Proof. This large and impressively-sized silver proof is available only in this set! It is not available individually or separately, we are sorry. The denomination is 2 dollars.
All three coins are struck to the most exacting, proof standard, the highest quality of finish available. The fields are deeply mirrored, with the design accented in varying degrees of frosty white cameo relief.
This is the twelfth annual release in the Lunar Zodiac Series II from Australia! Each coin depicts a domesticated mother sow and her four piglets living the good life on a farm.
The legend YEAR OF THE PIG defines the theme. The Chinese character for "Pig" is above the adult, while the Perth Mint's "P" mint mark is judiciously placed to the right, near the 3:00 position along the rim. The reverse of all three coins features 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 legends 1/2 OZ, 1 OZ and 2 OZ 9999 SILVER guarantee the weight and purity. The legends ELIZABETH II, the date and the denomination also appear. The coins are encapsulated inside an elegant, oversize luxury presentation case with a solid wood lid (done in the style of red Chinese lacquer), lined with black velvet and protected by a full-color outer box. An individually-numbered certificate of authenticity is included.
108.873 g 1/2 Ounce - 15.553 g. 1 Ounce - 31.107 g. 2 Ounces - 62.213 g.
1/2 Ounce - 36.60 mm. 1 Ounce - 45.60 mm.2 Ounces - 55.60 mm. 1/2 Ounce - 1.97 mm. 1 Ounce - 2.60 mm. 2 Ounces - 3.42 mm. Aleysha Howarth (obverse) Ian Rank-Broadley (reverse). Talisman World Coins and Medals has been in business for more than 28 years and is one of the largest world coin direct distributors and wholesalers in the world. The item "Australia 2019 Year Pig Chinese Lunar Zodiac Series II 3 Coin Silver Proof Set" is in sale since Tuesday, September 11, 2018.
This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Australia\Proof Sets". The seller is "talismancoins" and is located in Saint Louis, Missouri.
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