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Australia YEAR OF THE DRAGON Series LUNAR CALENDAR $4 Four Silver Rectangle Coin Set 2012 Proof 4 oz


Mint: The Perth Mint Australia
Product Code: PM-S-YOD-12-SET
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Metal Silver
Metal Composition (Troy OZ) 4 (1 x 4)
Mintage 3000
Fineness (% purity) 99.9
Denomination (AUD) $4 ($1 x 4)
Weight (g) 124.4 (4 x 31.10)
Diameter (mm) 47.60 x 27.60 each coin
Thickness (mm) 4 each coin
Year of Issue 2012
Country Australia
Edge Smooth
Quality Proof
Package Presentation display-box
Certificate of Authenticity with a serial number

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✔ Celebrating the Year of the Dragon, this four-coin set is a prestigious and exceptionally limited offering from The Perth Mint.
✔ In Chinese culture, people born in the Year of the Dragon - 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000 and 2012 - are regarded as confident, enterprising, independent, self assured, brave and passionate.
✔ Each coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
✔ The 2012 Dragon 1oz silver rectangle coins each feature a coloured dragon with a ‘pearl of wisdom’ set against a background depicting waves and clouds. 
✔ As well as the Chinese character for ‘dragon’, The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark also appears on the reverse of all four coins.
✔ Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of the Cook Islands. 
✔ The Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2012 year-date and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse of each coin.
✔ No more than 3,000 numbered sets will be released by The Perth Mint.
✔ The four-coin set is issued with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
✔ Accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, the four-coin set is housed in a contemporary black framed clear display case, allowing you to see both the reverse and obverse of each coin.
✔ The set is packaged in an illustrated shipper.

The Dragon (simplified Chinesetraditional Chinese) is one of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. The Year of the Dragon is associated with the Earthly Branch symbol It has been proposed by one academic researcher that the Chen symbol might actually be a Scorpion and once symbolized the star Antares.

Your benefits:

• Extremely high international collectible demand
• Highly appreciated in an investing in collectible low mintage coins
• Present this beautiful coin to your loved one for any occasions or a great business gift


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