One of the most exciting options for those looking to buy gold bars online is the Scottsdale Lunar Series. This collection of 1 oz gold bullion bars features new obverse designs with each date mark to celebrate the animal featured on the Chinese lunar calendar that year. One of just a handful of such programs on gold bullion bars, the Scottsdale Mint program is a collaboration with Switzerland’s Argor-Heraeus. Right now, 1 oz Gold Scottsdale Lunar Year of the Rooster Bars are available to purchase in brand-new condition at Silver.com.
- Ships to you in a sealed assay card from the mint or a box of 25 bars!
- Issued for the 2017 Year of the Rooster!
- Mintage limited to 10,000 bars only!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .9999 fine gold.
- On the obverse face is a rooster design.
- The reverse includes the joint Scottsdale-Argor logo.
Each of these 1 oz Gold Scottsdale Lunar Year of the Rooster Bars come with an individual assay card that seals the bar in a capsule at the center. The bars are also available in boxes of 25 that keep each bar individually sealed inside of its own assay card. The assay offers a brightly-colored card.
The obverse of the card includes the words “Certificate of Authenticity” with the Scottsdale Mint logo in the lower-right corner of the design. On the reverse face of the assay card, you will find a QR code that links you to the authentication profile of the bar online and a unique serial number out of 10,000 that is assigned to the individual bar.
On the obverse side of 1 oz Gold Scottsdale Lunar Year of the Rooster Bars is an image of the rooster. The Year of the Rooster design captures the image of a rooster using the Chinese symbol for a rooster as the body of the bird. The head appears above the symbol with long tail feathers swooping below the figure of the rooster.
The reverse face of the 1 oz Gold Scottsdale Rooster Bars comes with a depiction of a special joint logo for the Scottsdale Mint and Argor-Heraeus. This seal includes the American flag and Swiss flag in the center with both mint names in a circle around the flags. The remaining inscriptions identify the weight, purity, and metal content of the bars.
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