The Perth Mint's lunar series has been popular since its first release, and this 2015 edition is no different. Featuring a one-of-a-kind design in .999 fine Silver, these Silver Lunar coins provide interest for investors and collectors alike.
- Contains 1 oz of .999 Silver.
- Each coin comes in a plastic capsule.
- Obverse: The Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, purity of .999 fine Silver and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse.
- Reverse: A family of goats in a stylized rural scene with the Chinese character for “goat” and the inscription ‘Year of the Goat’, along with the Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
- Sovereign coin backed by the Australian government.
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This Year of the Goat coin would make a great addition to any lunar collection. Add this spectacular 2015 1 oz Silver Year of the Goat coin to your cart today!
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar goat include 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003 and 2015. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be elegant, charming, artistic, gifted and calm.
The history of 1 oz Silver Lunar Goat coins
These Australian Silver coins in the second lunar collection for the Perth Mint commemorate the Chinese ancient lunar calendar, which was introduced in 2637 B.C by Emperor Huan Ti. The 1 oz Silver Lunar Goat coin represents the year of the goat in the 12-year calendar cycle, with each new year beginning between January 21 and February 20 with the new moon, and each featuring a different animal. The 2015 Australian coins with the likeness of the goat signify a year of promise and prosperity. This Silver bullion coin continues the 12-year cycle of Silver coins in the second Lunar series that began in 2008 and will run through 2019.
Why invest in 1 oz Silver Lunar Goat coins?
Buy these Australian Silver coins and see why the Perth Mint is known for producing beautifully detailed coins. The 1 oz Silver Lunar Goat coins at .999 fine Silver build on this reputation. Add these 2015 Australian coins to your Silver Lunar Series 2 collection and rest assured that their Silver content provides the Silver bullion coins with intrinsic value, and their face value is backed by the Australian government. As a result, these Silver bullion coins are also an attractive investment for many.
These 1 oz Silver Goat coins are must-haves for your Lunar Series collection.
These popular collectible Australian Silver coins are the eighth installment of the Lunar Series 2, continuing the tradition started with the Australian Silver Lunar Series 1 (1999-2010). The 1 oz Silver Lunar Goat coins honor those born to its year, a year said to be prosperous and bountiful. The 2015 Australian coins are a wonderful addition to the Silver Lunar Series 2 that began with the Year of the Mouse in 2008 and will end with the Year of the Pig in 2019. Whether starting or adding to a collection, these Silver bullion coins and the complete Silver Lunar Series are essential for Silver coin collectors.
Build a Lunar Series collection with 1 oz Silver Lunar Goat coins.
The Australian Silver coins in the Silver Lunar Series 2 collection are just the beginning of lunar coins available from world mints. Versions of the 1 oz Silver Lunar Goat and other lunar coins are also struck by the New Zealand Mint and Royal Canadian Mint, which actually has a sheep instead of a goat depicted. The 2015 Australian coins and other lunar coins make beautiful world coin collections that expand with each new year. In addition to Silver bullion coins, there are also Gold Lunar Series coins from the Perth Mint available at APMEX, the Gold Lunar Series 1 (1996-2007) and Gold Lunar Series 2 (2008-2019).