This coin from Treasures of Oz is the newest addition to the "Lunar Coins" series. The goat is the eighth sign of the 12-year cycle of animals that appear in the Chinese zodiac.
- Contains 1 oz of .999 fine Silver.
- Low mintage of only 1,000 coins.
- Obverse: Displays a profile portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
- Reverse: Portrays a mother goat and her kid as they graze in tall grass.
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This reverse proof coin shows on the reverse a mother goat with her "kid" as they wander and graze in a calm pasture. The year 2015 is shown on the right side. This coin features an impressive amount of detail, the silhouettes of these loving creatures embody the intricate spirit of the goat. The reverse proof finish is captivating to the eye of the observer.
The obverse shows the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, along with "Tokelau 2015", along with the Tuluma which is the national symbol of Tokelau. The Tuluma is a wooden tackle box used by the fishermen of Tokelau. On the Tuluma is a cross and the inscription “Tokelau mot e Atua” which means “Tokelau for God,” referencing the influence of Christianity in Tokelau. Also included is the Niue denomination of five dollars and ".999 Silver." A finely frosted background and highly polished reverse proof finish allows for an impressive addition to the Lunar series.
The goat ranks the eighth of all the animals in the Chinese zodiac. People born in the year of the goat are mild mannered, pessimistic, shy, and sympathetic. Personality traits, such as creativity, dependability, intelligence, and calmness make them very charming to be with. They are more comfortable when left alone or stay at home.
Tokelau is a territory of New Zealand in the South Pacific Ocean that consists of three tropical coral atolls with a combined land area of 10 km² and a population of approximately 1,400. Its capital rotates yearly between the three atolls. An exotic paradise, it remains a hidden gem in the South Pacific region.