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These magnificent gold proof coins celebrate the Year of the Tiger, the third of twelve animals associated with the ancient Chinese lunar calendar. Tigers are some of the most amazing creatures on the planet, they are the largest members of the cat family and are renowned for their power and strength. As the largest member of the cat family, Tigers are strong, powerful and Brave. Just like the Tiger, those born under the sign of the Chinese lunar tiger in 2022, 2010, 1998, 1986, 1974 and every 12th preceding year are said to be natural leaders blessed with courage, charm and confidence.
*Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965
*99.99% pure gold
*Limited mintage to 3,500 coins
*Numbered Certificates of Authenticity
*Presentation display case
On the reverse of each coin, an elegant tiger stands on top of a peak with its head turned towards its tail. Sharp canine teeth can be seen in the open jaw of the fearless animal. Included in the design is the Chinese character for ‘tiger’, the inscription ‘TIGER 2022’ and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark. On the obverse side of each coin depicts the Jody Clark effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the weight and fineness, and the monetary denomination.
Each coin is presented in a prestigious red display case with a magnetic lid. Adorned with gold lettering and a geometric design, the case is packaged in a beautifully illustrated shipper portraying the story of how the tiger became the third animal in the zodiac, and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.