2018 is the Year of the Dog on the Lunar Calendar. For this reason, the New Zealand Mint offers an excellent way to commemorate it. If you are a Disney fan and were born in the Year of the Dog, then this 2018 1 oz Niue Silver $2 Disney Year of the Dog was tailor-made just for you!
The eleventh animal in the 12-year Lunar cycle, those born in the Year of the Dog are thought to be loyal, clever, brave, and energetic. They share their Chinese Zodiac sign with well-known figures such as Benjamin Franklin, Ellen Degeneres, and Prince William. Their lucky colors are red, green, and purple. The prediction for their lucky days next year are the 7th and 28th of every Chinese lunar month.
The New Zealand Mint has crafted a licensed Disney image to showcase on their commemorative Year of the Dog coin. The reverse features the iconic Mickey Mouse character. Grinning and posing with a stylized dog, with flowers and the Chinese character for dog around them. The bottom edge has with the coin’s weight and purity engravings. The Disney copyright mark ensures the coin’s authenticity. The obverse holds a portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, inscribed with the date and the coin’s face value.
This coin contains 1 oz of .999 fine silver and comes in a plastic flip. Lots of 25 come in mint-issued tubes and lots of 250 come in a mint-issued monster box. Order this stunning coin, and a must-have for Disney lovers or those born in the Year of the Dog, today!