The Perth Mint’s Australian Lunar series has started its third cycle. The Australian Lunar III series debuts with the Year of the Mouse, the first of twelve animals associated with the ancient Chinese lunar calendar. Those born under the sign of the Chinese lunar mouse in 2020, 2008, 1996, 1984, 1972 and every 12th preceding year, are said to be smart, resourceful, adaptable and kind. Possessing a rich imagination and strong intuition, mice rely on quick wits and an enterprising nature to find opportunities for success in almost all endeavors
* Delivered in Original Mint Capsule
* Struck from 99.99% pure Proof Silver
* First release for Series III of the Australian Lunar Bullion program
* The 2020 Lunar Year of the Mouse 1 oz. silver bullion coin has an extremely limited mintage of only 300,000!
The reverse of the coin portrays two mice foraging on husks of corn. Also included in the design is the Chinese character for ‘mouse’, the inscription ‘MOUSE 2020’ and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
The obverse of the coin depicts the Jody Clark effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the weight and fineness, and the monetary denomination.
Each bullion coin is presented in a protective acrylic capsule.