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Why does this limited mintage 1/2 oz. Silver 2022-P Australian Lunar Series III Year of the Tiger GEM Proof coin belong in your collection?
The Perth Mint's Lunar Series III continues with this third release of the series, issued in honor of the 2022 Lunar Year of the Tiger. The Tiger, a symbol of courage, inner strength and charm, is the third animal emblem in the twelve-year cycle of the ancient Chinese lunar zodiac.
Heartwarming Year of the Tiger Family Portrait
Obverse: The obverse features the right facing effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II crafted by British artist Jody Clark in 2015. A border surrounding the portrait contains the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA," "1/2 OZ 9999 AG" and "50 CENTS." Mr. Clark has been a sculptor for The Royal Mint of Great Britain since 2012.
Reverse: An adult tiger and its cub are depicted on the reverse, navigating uneven, rocky terrain, surrounded by multiple stalks of bamboo and scattered clusters of fern fronds. The Chinese character representing "Tiger" is centered above the pair, along with the inscriptions "TIGER," "2022" and the Perth Mint mark "P."
Sensational GEM Proof Coin
This Australian Lunar Series III Year of the Tiger 2022-P 1/2 oz. Silver proof coin is presented in GEM Proof condition. The ungraded half dollar coin is encapsulated and housed in a stylish, clear-lidded display case accompanied by an individually numbered Certificate of Authenticity, in a specially designed, illustrated outer box. When the boxes from all twelve releases of the Lunar Series III coins are assembled, a magnificent diorama will appear, resulting an impressive rendition of The Great Race, the Chinese lunar calendar's creation story.
Don't delay, add this beautiful, limited mintage GEM Proof 2022-P Australian 1/2 oz. Silver Year of the Tiger Lunar Series III coin to your collection now!
This 2022-P Australia Lunar Series III - Year of the Tiger 1/2 oz Silver Proof $0.50 Coin GEM Proof 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:||2022|
|Display Weight:||1/2 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||15.5517 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||0.5 oz|
|Obverse Design:||Queen Elizabeth II Effigy|
|Reverse Design:||Year of the Tiger design|
|Obverse Designer/Engraver:||Jody Clark|