Limited Issue 8,000
* Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
* Stunning Horse Reverse Design
* Australian Legal Tender
* Elegant Packaging and Numbered Certificates
* Extremely Limited Issue 8,000
* GST included in listed priced
* Mintage of just 4,727 coins
In 2014, The Perth Mints internationally renowned Australian Lunar Series II celebrates the Year of the Horse, the seventh animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. Typical traits of those people born under the influence of the the horse include independence, confidence and intelligence. Lunar horse years include 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002 and 2014.
Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
Each coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
Stunning Horse Design
The reverse of each coin depicts two horses standing within a stylised Chinese landscape. The Chinese character for horse and the inscription Year of the Horse also appear in the design with The Perth Mints traditional P mintmark.
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as Australian legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, each coins obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the year-date, the monetary denomination and the weight and fineness of each coin.
Elegant Packaging and Numbered Certificates
Each individual coin and three-coin set is housed in a classic red and black presentation case and illustrated lunar-themed shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Extremely Limited Mintage
An issue limit of 8,000 1oz coins released from a maximum mintage of 9,000.