Celebrating the Year of the Monkey and the ideal of good fortune, this stunning 1oz silver proof two-coin set is released to encourage wealth and wisdom. Each coin is a prestigious and exceptionally limited offering from The Perth Mint.
- Contains 2 oz of .999 fine silver in flawless Proof finish.
- Mintage of only 1,500 sets.
- This stunning two-coin set is housed in a classic Perth Mint grey display case with a colorful shipper and a numbered certificate of authenticity.
- Obverse: Depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the monetary denomination, and the 2016 year-date.
- Reverse: Depicts a representation of a monkey dressed in a silk waistcoat and sitting on a treasure chest, in front of a palace, signifying wealth and prosperity. The inscriptions "WEALTH" and "2016 YEAR OF THE MONKEY" also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional "P" mintmark.
- Sovereign coin backed by the government of Tuvalu.
This exceptional limited edition 2-Coin Proof set would be a great addition to any coin collection. Add this beautiful set to your cart today!
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar monkey include 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004 and 2016. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be intelligent, quick-witted, optimistic, ambitious and adventurous.