The Silver Australian Rooster is the latest release in the popular Lunar Series II collection from the Perth Mint. Available annually in bullion and proof, as well as gold and silver, the Lunar Series II collection is incredibly robust. Right now, the coins of the Year of the Rooster are available in the 2017 1 oz Silver Australian Rooster 4-Coin Type Set Collection are available in one purchase online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you in presentation packaging with Certificate of Authenticity.
- 4 different finishes!
- Mintage limited to 1,500 coin sets only!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9999 fine silver per coin.
- Bears individual face values of $1 (AUD) backed by the federal government of Australia.
- Reverse includes the new 2017 Year of the Rooster design.
- Obverse features Queen Elizabeth II’s effigy.
In the 2017 1 oz Silver Australian Rooster 4-Coin Typeset Collection you have a chance to own each of the silver versions of the Year of the Rooster striking from the Perth Mint. A total of four brilliant coins bring you the colorized, gilded, proof, and bullion versions of the coin in one fell swoop.
Your purchase of this 4-coin Type Set ships to you inside of the Perth Mint’s traditional red display case with black velvet lining on the inside, containing one space for each coin. The box ships inside of a Year of the Rooster shipper and includes a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
On the reverse of all coins in the 2017 1 oz Silver Australian Rooster 4-Coin Type Set Collection you’ll find the exclusive Year of the Rooster design from the Perth Mint. It depicts a male rooster standing on one leg amidst bamboo foliage as a nearby hen and three chicks peck for food.
This set includes the standard issue bullion coin for 2017, as well as the typical proof striking. Also included is a colorized proof specimen that includes real-life hues and tones for the rooster, hen, and three chicks. Additionally, the gilded coin bears a 24-karat gold layering only on the rooster on that coin’s reverse.
On the obverse of all coins in the 2017 1 oz Silver Australian Rooster 4-Coin Type Set Collection you’ll find the right-profile portrait of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majesty’s image is from Ian Rank-Broadley and was introduced in 1998 as the fourth-generation depiction of the Queen on commonwealth and Australian coinage.
The Perth Mint is Australia’s oldest operating mint facility. Founded in 1899 as the third and final Royal Mint facility, today it is the only operating mint in the nation aside from the Royal Australian Mint in Canberra, which serves as the official sovereign mint.
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