Why purchase this 1 oz. 2017-P $1 Australian High Relief Proof Silver Dragon & Phoenix?
This High Relief 2017-P $1 Australian 1 oz. Proof Silver Dragon & Phoenix provides collectors of Perth Mint coins a beautiful, low-mintage option. Struck from .9999 fine silver, this coin bears the prized "P" Mint mark on the reverse.
Stunning dragon and phoenix design
Like other Australian coins, this coin bears Ian Rank-Broadley's right-side effigy of Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse. The monarch wears a tiara and earrings. Several inscriptions are included along the rim, including her name, "ELIZABETH II," the issuing country, "AUSTRALIA," the date, "2017," the face value, "1 DOLLAR," and the coin's weight and purity, "1 OZ 9999 AG."
The reverse image is centered on a flaming pearl, which symbolizes enlightenment, wisdom and spiritual essence in Chinese culture. To the left of the pearl is a phoenix, a symbol of rebirth. To its right is a dragon, which stands for power, wealth, good luck and strength. Both of the creatures spread out to fill approximately half of the coin, with every one of their features executed in fine detail.
Don't miss your chance to own this 1 oz. Proof 2017-P $1 Australian Silver High Relief Dragon & Phoenix.
|Year of Issue:||2017|
|Packaging:||Original Government Packaging|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Dragon & Phoenix Around Flaming Pearl|
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