Why purchase this flawless 2020 Year of the Rat 1 oz. Silver Domed Proof coin?
This gorgeous domed proof coin is issued by the Royal Australian Mint in honor of the 2020 Lunar Year of the Rat. Struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver, mintage is limited to only 7,500 coins.
Delightful Rat Design
A single rat is illustrated on the concave reverse amid branches of ripe lychee fruit, a symbol of love and beauty in Chinese mythology. The Chinese character for rat is inscribed beside "YEAR OF THE RAT," with "1 oz .999 Ag" below.
The domed obverse features the image of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II created by sculptor Jody Clark, surrounded by the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA 2020" and "5 DOLLARS." The portrait is framed by a calendar wheel depicting all twelve animals of the Chinese zodiac.
First Releases Proof 70 with Year of the Rat Label
This Australian 2020 Lunar Year of the Rat Domed 1 oz. Silver Proof coin was reviewed by Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) and determined to be in flawless Proof 70 condition. The coin was also awarded the Ultra Cameo (UC) designation for its sharply struck contrast between finishes. Received by the grading service within the first thirty days of release, the $5 coin is presented in a NGC protective holder with a specially designed Year of the Rat style First Releases certification label.
Make this perfectly graded 1 oz. Silver Domed Proof 2020 Year of the Rat Coin the next addition to your collection!
This 2020 Australia Lunar Year of the Rat Domed 1 oz Silver Proof $5 Coin NGC PF70 UC FR Year of the Rat Label is proudly minted by the Royal Australian Mint. The Royal Australian Mint releases both circulating currency and collectible coins.
|Year of Issue:||2020|
|Mint:||Royal Australian Mint|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|Label/Signature:||Year of the Rat Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II with Lunar Animals|
|Reverse Designer/Engraver:||B. King|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Jody Clark|