These magnificent silver coins celebrate the Year of the Horse, the seventh animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. As well as appealing to proof coin collectors, these superb releases are perfect for people born in the Year of the Horse – 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002 and 2014. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be hardworking, sociable, optimistic and energetic.
Struck from 99.9% pure silver in proof quality, no more than 500 kilo coins will be released worldwide. An issue limit of 8,000 1/2oz coins, 5,000 1oz coins and 1,000 three-coin sets will be produced in this packaging. The coins are issued as Australian legal tender.
* Struck from 99.9% pure Proof Silver.
* Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
* Presentation Packaging
* The 2014 Proof Silver Horse 3-Coin Set has a very limited mintage of only 5,000!
Each coin’s reverse depicts two horses standing within a stylized Chinese landscape. The Chinese character for ‘horse’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Horse’ also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, each coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2014 year-date and the monetary denomination on the obverse of each coin.
Each coin and set is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Each individual coin and three-coin set is housed in a stylish red and black presentation case and themed shipper.
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