Features Wealth and Wisdom Themed Coins
These items are on a slight delay with availability expected in approx 2 weeks. Your entire order will ship upon their arrival (please note orders will only be dispatched when entire orders are fulfilled).
* Proof quality 99.99% pure silver
* Year of the Dog wealth and wisdom coloured designs
* Limited mintage of just 1,500 sets
* Tuvalu legal tender
* Presentation packaging
* Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
Celebrating the Year of the Dog and the ideal of good fortune, this stunning 1oz silver proof two-coin set is released to encourage wealth and wisdom. Each coin is a prestigious and exceptionally limited offering from The Perth Mint.
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar dog include 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006 and 2018. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be loyal, amiable, kind and friendly.
Struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.99% pure silver in proof quality, each coin is issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu. The Perth Mint will release no more than 1,500 of the Lunar Good Fortune Series - Wealth and Wisdom 2018 1oz Silver Proof Two-Coin Set.
The wealth coins reverse depicts a representation of a Rottweiler dog lying on a large coin and surrounded by a stack of gold coins signifying wealth. The inscriptions WEALTH and 2018 YEAR OF THE DOG also appear in the design with The Perth Mints traditional P mintmark.The wisdom coins reverse depicts a representation of a Border Collie dog sitting on the Perfection of Wisdom Sutra book surrounded by traditional symbols of knowledge and learning including a world globe, a quill and a pot of ink, a candle, a compass and scrolls of paper which represent wisdom. The inscriptions WISDOM and 2018 YEAR OF THE DOG also appear in the design with The Perth Mints traditional P mintmark. The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2018 year-date, and the monetary denomination are shown on each coins obverse.
Each set is housed in a classic display case with a colourful illustrated shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.