Mintage of just 30,000 coins!
The 2012 Year of the Dragon 1 oz Gold coins have been highly anticipated around the globe. With almost 160,000 requests received by the Perth Mint, the low mintage has made the 2012 Gold Dragon even harder to find!
In the Chinese Lunar Calendar, 2012 is the Year of the Dragon. The dragon is known for its strength, beauty and noble nature. These traits are flawlessly portrayed in the Perth Mint's 2012 Year of the Dragon coin. Not only is the dragon the only mythical creature in the Chinese zodiac, it is also one of the most popular. The beautiful dragon is featured on the reverse of this Gold coin. The Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse.