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Why should you purchase this 2017 Australian 1 oz. Silver Dragon & Phoenix for your collection?
Minted in 2017, this coin has been precisely struck using 1 Troy oz. of 99.99 pure silver, with the legal tender value of the Australian one dollar. The coin is a stand-alone release from the Perth Mint, deeply grounded in Chinese culture with its depiction of the Yin and Yang through a Dragon and Phoenix. These are observed as the most revered animals in China and were once commonly used as symbols for emperors and empresses of the past.
Yin and Yang of the Dragon and Phoenix
The obverse features the traditional Australian effigy of her majesty, Queen Elizabeth II.
On the reverse, the design of a dragon and phoenix are seen circulating a flaming pearl, this image is one steeped in traditional Chinese culture. Each creature embodies a part of the Yin & Yang. The dragon (Yang) represents strength, good fortune and transformation, while the phoenix depicts the yin and represents virtue and grace. The flaming pearl between them represents wisdom.
NGC Mint State 70 Early Releases
Graded Mint State 70 within the first month of release by the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) the coin is without any defect and received a strong strike when minted. Included is a label featuring a Chinese dragon.
Purchase this MS70 2017 Australian 1 oz. Silver Dragon & Phoenix today!
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1032 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
The Dragon and Phoenix play a very important role in Chinese culture. Now, as a result of the talent and effort from the Perth Mint, these mystical creatures could play a very important role in your collection! The Perth Mint is striking a stunning new coin for 2017 that showcases these two symbols depicting a beautiful design on the 1 oz. silver bullion coin's reverse. Exclusively available at ModernCoinMart, this exciting new coin could be just what you need for your collection.