Mintage of only 5,000 coins.
The coin’s reverse depicts two colorized horses within a conventional Chinese landscape. One horse has a stunning white diamond set in one of its eyes. The Chinese character for ‘horse’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Horse’ also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark. The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the 2014 year-date are shown on the coin’s obverse. The coin comes complete with original box and a CoA from the Perth Mint!
In the Chinese Lunar Calendar, 2014 is the Year of the Horse. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be hardworking. sociable, optimistic and energetic.
This Silver coin is extremely large. It contains a full kilogram (32.15 oz) 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.