Tuesday, November 26, 2013

2014 Lunar Horse Silver Bullion Coin

 1oz 2014 Perth Mint Australian Lunar Horse

The 2014 Lunar Horse coins celebrate the Year of the Horse, the seventh animal in the 12 year cycle of the Chinese zodiac as part of Perth Mint Series 2 Lunar series.

The reverse of each coin depicts two horses standing within a stylised 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.
The 2014 Lunar House are stuck as Australian legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, each coin’s obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the year-date, the monetary denomination and the weight and fineness of each coin.

1 Ounce Pure Silver (999)
Face Value: 1 AUD
Diameter: 45.60 mm
Mintages: 300,000