Free delivery within Australia
Safe payment with SecurePay
Australia Post
SKU #17121064

2019 Australian Lunar Pig 1oz silver proof coin

SKU #17121064

2019 Australian Lunar Pig 1oz silver proof coin

$99.00
In 2019, The Perth Mint’s internationally renowned Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II celebrates the Year of the Pig, the twelfth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac.
Read more
Delivery within australia icon Delivery within Australia only

In 2019, The Perth Mint’s internationally renowned Australian Lunar Silver Coin Series II celebrates the Year of the Pig, the twelfth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac.

The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar Pig include 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007 and 2019. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be honest, loyal, sincere and generous, with a calm temperament.

Coin details
The reverse of each coin features a representation of a domesticated or pet pig, which are typically pink with black markings, along with four piglets, amid stylised foliage. The Chinese character for ‘pig’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Pig’ appear in the design.

Presentation
Each individual coin and three-coin set is housed in a stylish red and black presentation case with a themed shipper, and accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

  • Mint: The Perth Mint
  • Issue date: 4 September 2018
  • Metal: 99.99% silver
  • Finish: Proof
  • Denominations: $1
  • Mintage: 5,000
  • Minimum weight: 31.107g
  • Maximum diameter: 45.6mm
  • Maximum thickness: 2.6mm
  • Designer: Aleysha Howarth