The Chinese animal signs are a 12-year cycle used for dating the years. They represent a cyclical concept of time, rather than the Western linear concept of time. The Chinese Lunar Calendar is based on the cycles of the moon, and is constructed in a different fashion than the Western solar calendar. Buyers can purchase Silver lunar coins with various depictions of the animals represented on the Lunar Calendar. Chinese New Year is one of the most widely celebrated holidays throughout the world. These fine Silver coins and Silver rounds will make an excellent addition to any Silver collection today.
Widely popular, these lunar series Silver coins offer an outstanding display with every coin. The intricate details and popularity make this coin a must have. These Silver rounds are .999-fine Silver and are stamped with APMEX's one-of-a-kind lunar designs. Make sure you grab your lunar Silver rounds before the next year comes around and they are no longer produced!