2017 2 oz Silver Lunar Year of The Rooster BU Australian Perth Mint In Cap
2017 2 oz Silver Lunar Year of The Rooster BU Australian Perth Mint In Capsule
This spectacular 2017 2 oz Silver Lunar Year of The Rooster BU Coin is the 10th coin issue in the well-known Lunar II series produced by the prominent Perth Mint. On the reverse side of this fantastic coin is displayed a beautiful image of the ‘Year of the Rooster”, making this coin a must-have birthday gift and a sought-after addition to any lunar portfolio.
The 1st Lunar silver coin was issued by the Perth Mint in 1999. Since this first lunar series became an instant success, the mint decided to introduce the second series by issuing the “Year of the Mouse” coin in 2008, overlapping with the first series until 2010. The Lunar II series became a sensational collection, being highly desired by numismatists due to its high purity. The Lunar II series continues in 2017 with the issue of the stunning 2017 2 oz Silver Lunar Year of The Rooster BU Coin, depicting a majestic rooster, engraved along with its hen and three chicks while standing amidst a bamboo foliage and flowers field. People who are born in 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005 and newborns in 2017, are considered very hardworking and sociable, as well as loyal and honest. This wonderful coin is struck from 2 oz. of 99.99% pure silver, being a symbol of Perth Mint’s excellence, an excellent gift option and exquisite addition to your coin portfolio.
Main Coin Features:
- Coin No. 10 in the popular Lunar II series.
- Contains 2 troy ounces of 99.99% pure silver.
- Legal tender coin with a denomination of $2 AUD.
- Weight and purity guaranteed by the Australian Government.
- Offered by the mint in a protective plastic case.
- Obverse: Features the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, created in 1998 by Ian Rank-Broadley. The portrait of Her Majesty is encircled by the inscriptions “Australia,” “Elizabeth II,” “2 Dollars,” “2017,” followed by the coin’s weight and purity.
Reverse: Showcases the wonderful “Year of the Rooster” design - the beautiful image of a hen, three chicks and a rooster, represented as standing amidst a background of bamboo foliage and flowers. The outstanding lunar image is accompanied by the “P” mintmark, the engraving “Year of the Rooster” and the word “rooster” written using Chinese characters.
Why should you own the 2017 2 oz Silver Lunar Year of The Rooster BU Coin?
- Desired collectible - the 10th issue in the Perth Mint’s Lunar II series.
- .9999 pure silver - the coin has a higher intrinsic value than its denomination.
- Weight and purity backed by the Government of Australia.
An exceptional gift for anniversaries, birthdays or weddings.
Bullion Exchanges is a reliable dealer where you can find silver bullion coins issued by renowned international mints, such as the Perth Mint. Just like all our bullion items, this beautiful Australian silver coin is 100% authentic. Order this outstanding 2017 2 oz Silver Lunar Year of The Rooster BU Coin and add it to your coin portfolio today. Just click on ‘Add to cart’ and your coin will be thoroughly wrapped and packaged to be safely shipped to you. For any questions, just reach out to our customer service at 800.852.6884 or send us a message, and we will happily assist you.
best deal for the 2 oz. silver rooster! Very fast shipping(Posted on 1/12/2017)
I purchased this coin because I like Perth Mint coins and I like the Lunar Series. The coin has a great value and it was a nice addition to my collection. I like the look of this coin and I can't wait to get more of the Lunar series.(Posted on 1/6/2017)
This massive silver lunar is a stunning bullion jewel! Exceptional finish and intact packaging. Thanks Bullion Exchanges for delivering it in just three days!(Posted on 12/15/2016)
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