AUSTRALIAN LUNAR SERIES II 2015 YEAR OF THE GOAT 1OZ SILVER GILDED EDITION
AUSTRALIAN LUNAR SERIES II 1OZ GILDED EDITION 12-YEAR COLLECTION
- 99.9% Pure Silver
- 24-Carat Gilded Reverse Designs
- Australian Legal Tender
- 12-Coin Display Case
- Compartment for 12 Numbered Certificates
- Limited Mintage
- Large 45mm diameter.
Scheduled for release between 2008 and 2019, the Gilded Edition coins are a popular collector choice from the Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II.
Each coin is struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver.
Each coin celebrates one of the 12 Chinese lunar animals said to ‘rule’ the lives of those born under its influence. The animal designs are spectacularly gilded in 24-carat gold.
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, each coin bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse.
A red and black display case with room for all 12 coins is available to house this magnificent collection.. The case comes in a superbly illustrated box shipper.
Each release is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, which can be stored in a compartment underneath the removable coin tray in the display case.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 50,000 of each Gilded Edition 1oz silver coin.
The mintages are divided between capsulated coins and coins available in individual presentation packaging. For further information, click the relevant link below:
Silver Content (Troy oz): 1
Monetary Denomination (AUD): 1
Fineness (% purity): 99.9
Minimum Gross Weight (g): 31.135
Maximum Diameter (mm): 45.10
Maximum Thickness (mm): 2.60
During the course of the Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II, The Perth Mint will release 12 gilded designs celebrating the animals of the ancient Chinese lunar calendar. Using the drop-down selection (variation) box above, you can purchase individual capsulated coins and a striking red and black 12-coin display case to house this magnificent set.
Future releases to be added to this page: 2015 Goat, 2016 Monkey, 2017 Rooster, 2018 Dog, and 2019 Pig.