Why should you purchase this 2017 1/20 oz. Gold Lunar Year of the Rooster?
This is the 10th coin in the second Australian Lunar Series, struck by the Perth Mint using 1/20 oz. of .9999 pure gold. This coin celebrates the year of the rooster; the tenth animal of the 12-year cycle of the Zodiac.
All new Year of the Rooster design!
The obverse features an Effigy of Queen Elizabeth II created by artist Ian Rank-Broadley. The weight, gold purity, year of issue, and legal tender value are included on the obverse.
On the reverse, the all new design of the year of the rooster is fully displayed. A large rooster stands balanced on one leg while he raises his head as if loosing a loud crow. Surrounding the image is the traditionally featured Chinese foliage. Inscribed on the obverse is the Perth Mint's Mint mark, along with the Chinese character for "ROOSTER."
GEM Brilliant Uncirculated with original Mint Capsule!
This coin comes directly from Australia's Perth Mint in its original Mint packaging! Although not graded by any third-party company you can be assured your coin will likely fall between the grade of 65-70, and you won't be paying the extra for an equally valued but graded coin.
Make sure to buy this 1/20 oz. Gold Lunar Year of the Rooster for your collection today!
This 2017-P Australia Year of the Rooster 1/20 oz Gold Lunar (Series 2) $5 Coin GEM BU Original Mint Capsule is proudly minted by the Perth Mint. The Perth Mint was established in 1899. Today it produces popular series, including the Kookaburra, Koala, and Kangaroo series.
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Packaging:||Original Mint Capsule|
|Display Weight:||1/20 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||1.5552 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.05 oz|