The Proof Gold Year of the Snake features a mythical water snake design. The snake is the sixth character in the Chinese lunar cycle. Those born in the year of the snake are said to be acutely aware of the surroundings, intuitive, refined and collected. The stunning design of the snake is by Australian artist Chrissy Lau. Ian Rank-Broadley's depiction of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse. This coin comes complete with box and certificate of authenticity.