A magnificent airborne creature of the reptile kingdom, the Chinese Dragon rules over the elements of air and water. Struck by The Perth Mint from a hefty 5oz of pure silver, the coin’s dragon emblem is believed to bring power, prosperity and good luck.
For those born in the dragon year, the year 2012 celebrates the qualities of this fantastic beast. Other year dates of people ruled by this ancient lunar sign include 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988 and 2000.
* Struck from 99.9% pure Proof Silver
* Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
* Presentation Packaging
* The 2012 Australian Dragons of Legend – Special Edition 5 oz. Dragon has an extremely limited mintage of only 1,000!
The coin’s reverse depicts two spectacular colored dragons with a representation of a pearl, signifying eternal wisdom. The design also includes a fish motif, representing abundance and harmony.
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination are depicted on the coin’s obverse.
Accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, the coin is housed in a black presentation case and illustrated shipper accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
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