Why buy this 1 oz. Silver 2017-P $1 Australian Dragon and Phoenix?
This $1 Australian 2017-P Silver 1 oz. Dragon and Phoenix is the latest bullion issue of the Perth Mint. Its maximum mintage of just 50,000 and powerful symbolism based in the mythology of the world's largest nation is sure to make this an attractive choice for serious collectors. It was struck from .9999 fine silver at the Perth Mint, which is represented by the "P" Mint mark.
Stunning Dragon and Phoenix design
As with other issues of the Perth Mint, this coin features Ian Rank-Broadley's portrait of Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse. She is shown wearing a tiara and earrings. Inscriptions along the rim include her name, "ELIZABETH II," as well as statutory information about the coin.
The reverse features the two mythological creatures on either side of a flaming pearl, which is at the center. The smiling dragon extends its claws out in front of it as the phoenix feathers extend out along the rim. Stylized clouds create a unique sky background.
Perfect Mint State 70 Early Releases with exclusive Dragon label
Upon carefully examining this coin, graders at the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) determined that it is flawless. Accordingly, they awarded it their highest grade, Mint State 70. That grade, as well as NGC's certification of the coin as an Early Release, are printed on an exclusive dragon label.
Add this $1 2017-P 1 oz. Silver Australian Dragon and Phoenix to your collection today!
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Release Type:||Early Releases|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Dragon & Phoenix Label|
|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.