The 2012 Silver Colorized Lunar Year of the Dragon features a traditional Chinese dragon, a long, scaled, serpentine creature with four legs, and the Chinese character for "dragon." This colorized dragon has a ruby inset in one of its eyes.
Mintage of Only 5,000 coins!
The Ian Rank-Broadley profile of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse. This coin comes in a display box with a certificate of authenticity.
This Silver coin is extremely large; it contains a full kilogram of pure Silver and measures a full 4 inches in diameter and over a half-inch thick. The Perth Mint of Australia employs its own proprietary colorization technology, in which the color is actually sealed onto the coin. The vibrant hues and precise execution of the technology create a stunning, full-color portrait on each coin.