As low as $1.19 per round over spot!
In the Chinese Lunar calendar, the Snake is a symbol of grace, intelligence and charm, and these rounds exemplify those traits to make it the perfect collectible or gift for anyone born under the Year of the Snake.
- Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
- Each round is sealed in protective plastic.
- The Year of the Snake comes around once every 12 years and these rounds are dated to commemorate the event.
- Obverse: A snake coiled in grass below the year, 2013, and the words “Year of the Snake” in both English and Chinese.
- Reverse: The Chinese characters for attributes of Year of the Snake – agile, confidence, intelligent, smooth and propitious – encircled by the weight and purity.
- Weight and purity guaranteed by APMEX.
Add a beautiful presentation box to your order.
Chinese lunar calendar Silver rounds are very popular with investors and collectors alike as they are a great way to add Silver with a touch of beauty. Add this handsome 2013 1 oz Silver Year of the Snake round to your cart today!
The history of 1 oz Silver Rounds
These beautifully designed APMEX-branded 1 oz Silver rounds commemorate the Chinese ancient lunar calendar, introduced by Emperor Huan Ti in 2637 B.C. Featuring low Silver round prices, these rounds from Sunshine Minting represent the Year of Snake, the sixth place finisher in a mythical race between the 12 zodiacal animals. In addition to the snakes from these 2013 Silver rounds for sale, the other zodiacal animals include the mouse, ox or ram, tiger, rabbit, dragon, horse, goat or sheep, monkey, rooster, dog and pig. As a result, investors of these lunar-inspired Silver rounds also purchase a piece of ancient Chinese tradition and culture.
Why invest in 1 oz Silver Rounds featuring the Year of the Snake?
These APMEX-branded 1 oz Silver rounds with the Year of the Snake image provide investors with the opportunity to secure valuable Silver at a lower premium over the Silver spot price, as well as rounds with a beautiful and eye-catching design. Because Silver round prices typically offer a lower premium over Silver’s spot price than Silver coins, many investors consider Silver rounds to be a smart investment. In addition, these 2013 Silver rounds feature a beautifully detailed Year of the Snake design that is part of a 12-round cycle from Sunshine Minting. As a result, these Silver rounds are both an attractive investment for investors with the potential to become collectibles as well.
Expand your investment with 1 oz Silver rounds and other lunar series Silver bullion.
Many investors that choose APMEX-branded 1 oz Silver rounds commemorating the Year of the Snake also look at other lunar Silver bullion. Take advantage of low Silver round prices with other lunar-inspired Silver rounds like 1 oz Silver Year of the Monkey rounds or 1 oz Silver Year of the Dragon rounds. In addition to 2013 Silver rounds, APMEX also has available 2012 Silver bars featuring the Year of the Dragon and 2014 Silver bars with the Year of the Horse. Other world mints have Silver rounds featuring lunar designs to expand your investment as well like the Golden State Mint’s 2 oz Silver Year of the Sheep rounds or their 1 oz Silver Year of the Monkey rounds.
The price of 1 oz Silver rounds is increased by the demand for Silver.
Silver bullion, such as 1 oz Silver rounds, accounts for a large percentage of the demand for Silver each year, but the greatest demand is for industrial uses. Silver round prices rise when the demand increases, and as more uses are found for this malleable Precious Metal that is also an excellent thermal and electrical conductor, the greater the demand will be. Silver is used for everything from the electrical switches in your car to photovoltaic cells for solar panels. When you buy these 2013 Silver rounds, the Silver price you pay directly correlates to the demand for the Precious Metal for other uses.