Why purchase this 2021-P Australian Year of the Ox 1/2 oz. Silver Proof coin?
This second release of the Perth Mint's Lunar Series III is a tribute to the Ox, the second animal symbol on the twelve year ancient Chinese zodiac.
Enchanting Year of the Ox Design
Obverse: On the obverse, the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA," "1/2 OZ 9999 AG" and "50 CENTS" encircle the portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II created by Jody Clark. Mr. Clark is notably the first sculptor for The Royal Mint of Great Britain to be chosen to create a monarch coinage effigy in more than a century.
Reverse: The reverse illustrates an ox and calf strolling beneath a blooming cheery tree. Inscriptions include the Chinese character for "ox," "2021, "OX"" and the Perth Mint mark "P."
Impeccable Proof 70 Ultra Cameo with a Lunar Themed Label
This 2021-P Australia 1/2 oz. Silver Year of the Ox Lunar Series III proof coin received the perfect grade of Proof 70 from the NGC. The coin earned the additional designation of Ultra Cameo (UC) for the remarkably sharp definition between its frosted and mirrored finishes. Submitted to the NGC within thirty days of release, the coin also qualified for First Releases status. The silver half dollar proof coin is encapsulated in a NGC protective holder accompanied by a specially designed Year of the Ox certification label.
Make this flawless, limited mintage 2021-P Australian Lunar Series III Year of the Ox 1/2 oz. silver proof coin a part of your collection today!
This 2021-P Australia 1/2 oz Lunar Year of the Ox Proof $0.50 Coin NGC PF70 UC FR Year of the Ox Label 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:||2021|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|Label/Signature:||Year of the Ox Label|
|Display Weight:||1/2 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||15.5517 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.5 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Portrait|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Jody Clark|