Lunar-themed commemorative coin programs are the talk of the town right now among numismatists, powered in large part due to the massive popularity of the Lunar Series II collection from the Perth Mint. The newest lunar-themed coin series available to investors and collectors doesn’t come from down under, but rather comes from the continent of Africa. A first from an African nation, the new Lunar Ounce collection launches in 2017 for the Republic of Rwanda. Today, the 2017 1 oz Proof Silver Rwandan Lunar Rooster Coin is available to you online at Silver.com.
- Ships to you in a beautiful protective capsule.
- Includes a Certificate of Authenticity!
- Mintage limited to 1,000 coins only!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of .999 fine silver in proof.
- Face value of 50 Francs is fully backed by Rwanda’s government.
- Obverse includes the Lunar Rooster design.
- Reverse features the coat of arms for Rwanda.
The Rwandan Lunar program is the newest lunar-themed collection to the hit the market, and like other major programs it offers bullion coins for the investor as well as proof offerings for the collectors out there. The program will run the full 12-year cycle of the Lunar Calendar, concluding in 2028 with the Year of the Monkey release.
In the all-new Lunar Ounce program from the Republic of Rwanda you’ll find an exciting new option whether you’re a collector investor. The series launches in 2017 with the issue of the Lunar Rooster coin, which includes a 1 oz BU silver coin, this 2017 1 oz Proof Silver Rwandan Lunar Rooster Coin, and a 1 oz BU gold coin.
Each of the 2017 1 oz Proof Silver Rwandan Lunar Rooster Coins in this listing are available to you inside of a protective capsules to ensure the condition of the coin remains unchanged over time. Included with your purchase is an individually numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
On the obverse of the 2017 1 oz Proof Silver Rwandan Lunar Rooster Coin you’ll find the image of a rooster, with a shattered-glass look to the overall design and the beautiful appearance of a tiled finish to the coin’s surface. Engravings include the name of the series, “Lunar Ounce,” and the issue name “Year of the Rooster.”
The reverse of all coins in the Proof Rwandan Silver Lunar Rooster Coins includes the image of the coat of arms for Rwanda. These coins are backed by the Central Bank of Rwanda, with all engravings on this face of the coin in the native tongue of Rwanda’s local tribes.
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