If you’re a fan of horoscopes and astrology, then you’ll probably find a lot to love about the Chinese Calendar. This calendar employs the movement of the sun and the moon and is inspired by the popular Lunar Calendar. Each Chinese calendar year has a Zodiac sign and a corresponding animal. These animals cycle through every 12 years. Today, 2022 2 oz Antique Silver Niue Chinese Calendar Coins are available to you online at Silver.com.
- Available to ship to you in presentation boxes with Certificate of Authenticity!
- Partially colorized reverse design and antique finish!
- Mintage limited to 600 coins only!
- Consists of Two Troy ounces of .999 fine silver.
- The face value of 2 Dollars is fully backed by the Niuean government.
- On the obverse is Queen Elizabeth II.
- The reverse depicts Zodiac signs, lunar animals, and the iconic Yin and Yang symbol.
If you know anyone fascinated by lunar calendars, then the 2022 Silver Niue Chinese Calendar Coins could be a great gift idea! These coins are not only excellent collector’s items but are also beautiful works of art. All of these coins arrive housed in a beautiful presentation box as well as a mint-issued Certificate of Authenticity. This makes these coins perfect for display.
People have been fascinated by their Zodiac signs for centuries. The idea that one’s birth month could determine their personality traits is an intriguing notion to many. While the Western Zodiac signs household symbols, they’re actually inspired by the original Chinese Zodiac. They form the basis for the Chinese Calendar, which depicts Zodiac signs and lunar animals that repeat in 12-year cycles. This calendar still plays a significant role in Chinese culture today.
The obverse side of each 2022 2 oz Antique Silver Niue Chinese Calendar Coins is a depiction of the Queen Elizabeth II effigy. She is seen wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara in right-profile relief. This portrait of the Queen was created by Ian Rank-Broadley in 1998 for use by the Royal Mint. Since then, it has become a standard design used by Commonwealth Nations. Inscribed along the border of the coin is Her Majesty’s name, the country of origin, denomination, year, and purity.
On the reverse of 2022 2 oz Antique Silver Niue Chinese Calendar Coins is an elaborate concentric design. Employing meticulous attention to detail, we first see an inner ring with the Yin and Yang symbol. The next two rings depict the Chinese Zodiac symbols. The second of these is highlighted by a vibrant splash of red resin. The outer ring displays the 12 animals of the Chinese Lunar Calendar.
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