The snake is one of the world's oldest and most widespread mythological symbols and ranks sixth of all the animals in the Chinese zodiac. People born in the Year of the Snake are the most intuitive, even while remaining the most private and reticent. Snake people represent the symbol of wisdom. They are intelligent and wise. Snake people are usually regarded as great thinkers. Snakes are materialistic and love to posses the best of everything, but they have no patience for shopping. The coin depicts a colour printed Harlequin Coral snake with distinctive black, gold, and red banding. The image is backed by an engraved Chinese symbol for "Snake". Each coin is presented in unique gift packaging featuring the distinctive track mark of a snake.