Facts About the Australian Gold Lunar Series
Celebrate each year of the Chinese zodiac with Gold Lunar Series coins. Each contains .9999 fine Gold and is perfect for any collection. These beautiful coins represent The Perth Mint Gold Lunar Series, which features animals from the 12 years of the Chinese lunar calendar. According to the lunar calendar, each of these 12 animals has a profound influence over those born under its year of rule.
Unique Coins from The Perth Mint
Produced by The Perth Mint, the Gold Lunar Series began in 1996 with the year of the Mouse coins and ended in 2007 with the year of the Pig coins. Following the popularity, Series 2 began in 2008 and will end in 2019. Struck from .9999 fine Gold, these coins can be a great way to acquire and invest in Precious Metals. Not only are the coins commemorative items that appeal to collectors worldwide, but they are also legal tender in Australia.
APMEX carries the following Australian Lunar coin sizes:
- 1/10 oz
- 1/4 oz
- 1/2 oz
- 1 oz
- 2 oz
- 10 oz
- 1 kilo