From a 4 coin proof Set. For 2009, the Perth Mint's internationally renowned Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II celebrated the Year of the Ox, the second animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac.
These superb quality releases are perfect for people born in "ox" years; 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997 and in 2009 ; who are regarded as creative, contradictory, self-assertive and sociable. The reverse of each coin depicts an ox and a calf standing in a field.
There are mountains in the background, and the oxen appear to be looking right at us. The Chinese character for "ox" and the inscription "Year of the Ox" also appear in the design along with The Perth Mint's traditional mintmark, the year and weight. As well as appealing to silver coin collectors, these outstanding releases also make great gifts for people born in any year "ruled" by the Chinese lunar goat. With a lower mintage this coin is a harder one to find, so get yours today!3.5 Legal Tender: AUD 1.00 Year 2009 Designer: Ian Rank-Broadley (obverse) Metal Weight (ozt) : 1. 2009, the popular Australian Lunar coin series celebrates the Year of the Ox.
Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver Struck from 99.9% pure silver in proof quality, the 2009 releases are available as individual 1 kilo and 1oz coins and in a. Three-Coin Set comprising 2oz, 1oz and 1/2oz coins.1oz denomination shown in obverse illustration. Year of the Ox Design. The reverse of each coin depicts an ox and a calf standing on grass with hills in the background. As well as the inscription Year of the Ox and the Chinese character for ox, the design also incorporates The Perth Mints P mintmark. Australian Legal Tender Issued as legal tender under the AustralianCurrency Act 1965, each coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on its obverse. Limited Mintage The Perth Mint will release no more than: 500 individual kilo coins 5,000 individual 1oz coins 1,000 Three-Coin Sets (2oz, 1oz, 1/2oz). Numbered Certificate of Authenticity Each coin and set is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Contemporary Presentation Silver Proof Lunar Series II coins are housed in contemporary red and black display cases with illustrated shippers. Great Gift Idea As well as appealing to proof quality silver coin collectors, these outstanding releases also make great gifts for people born in any year ruled by the Chinese Lunar ox including 1925, 1937, 1949, 1961, 1973, 1985, 1997 and 2009 For 2009, the Perth Mint's internationally renowned Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II celebrated the Year of the Ox, the second animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. The item "Perth Mint Australia $1 Lunar Series2 Gilded Ox 2009 1oz. 999 Proof Silver Coin" is in sale since Tuesday, June 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Coins\Coins\Australian\Decimal". The seller is "skhobby-1" and is located in Lake Munmorah, NSW.
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