Why add this Australian Silver Lunar Series 2, 2019-P Year of the Pig coin to your collection?
The final release of the Perth Mint's twelve year Lunar Series 2 is dedicated to the Year of the Pig. Twelfth symbol of the Chinese Zodiac, the pig is known for its happy, easygoing, honest and trusting nature. This 2019 dated bullion coin is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9999 fine silver measuring 45.6 mm in diameter, with a mintage limited to 300,000.
Charming Year of the Pig Design by Perth Mint Designer Aleysha Howarth
The reverse features a domesticated pig standing beneath the Chinese character representing "Pig" and a low deciduous tree branch, as she keeps watch over her four piglets frolicking amid clusters of stylized grasses. Additional inscriptions include the Mint mark "P" and "YEAR OF THE PIG."
The obverse depicts sculptor Ian Rank-Broadley's elegantly crowned effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, which has adorned Australian coinage since 1998. Inscribed "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA," "1 OZ 9999 AG," "2019" and "1 DOLLAR."
Stunning GEM Brilliant Uncirculated Coin
This 2019-P Australia Lunar Series 2 Year of the Pig 1 oz. Silver $1 Coin is ungraded, possessing superior eye appeal. Brilliant Uncirculated (GEM BU) coins are superbly struck, with a highly polished luster, equivalent to a coin receiving a minimum grade of 65 on the Sheldon Scale.
Don't delay, add this final release of the Perth Mint's Australian Lunar Series 2 featuring the 2019 Year of the Pig to your collection! Purchase yours today from MCM!
This 2019-P Australia Year of the Pig 1 oz Silver Lunar (Series 2) $1 Coin GEM BU 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:||2019|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Reverse Design:||Domesticated Pig with Four Piglets|
February 5, 2019 marks the Chinese New Year and also the start of the Year of the Pig. A variety of different Lunar-themed pieces have been issued by the world’s mints, including both bullion and commemorative coins in silver, gold, and other metals.