1/2 oz 2012 Australian Lunar Year of the Dragon Gold Bullion Coin
1/2 oz 2012 Australian Lunar Year of the Dragon Gold Bullion Coin

1/2 oz 2012 Australian Lunar Year of the Dragon Gold Bullion Coin

Series II

In Stock
$1,547.47
Mint: Perth Mint
Monarch: Queen Elizabeth II
Denomination: 50 AUD
Design: Lunar Year Of Dragon
Grade: Bu
Country: Australia
Condition: Mint Condition
Packaging: Acrylic Capsule
Composition: Gold
Weight (grams): 15.552
Weight (troy/oz): 0.5
Purity (%): 99.99
Thickness (mm): 1.9
Diameter (mm): 30.6
Product Description:

Chinese Lunar Year theme – Dragon

The Australian Lunar series of gold coins epitomizes The Perth Mints rich tradition of minting investor coins portraying Chinese themes. This year releases mark the 2012 Year of the Dragon, one of 12 animals associated with the ancient Chinese lunar calendar.

Each coin is issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the undisputed guarantee of its weight and purity. Internationally recognised and Highly Liquid. Perfect Uncirculated quality as issued.

Reverse: each coin depicts a traditional Chinese dragon, a long, scaled, serpentine creature with four legs, and a pearl of wisdom. The Chinese character for dragon and the inscription Year of the Dragon also appear in the design with The Perth Mints traditional P mintmark.

Limited mintage of 19,370 coins.