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Why purchase this flawless 2022-P Australian Year of the Tiger 1/2 oz. Silver Proof coin?
The third release of the Perth Mint's incredibly popular Lunar Series III is dedicated to the third animal symbol of the ancient Chinese zodiac, the Tiger. Those born under the influence of the Tiger are known to be determined, courageous, confident and charming.
Delightful Year of the Tiger Design
Obverse: Centered on the obverse is the right facing rendition of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II created in 2015 by Jody Clark. The effigy is encircled by the inscriptions "ELIZABETH II," "AUSTRALIA," "1/2 OZ 9999 AG" and "50 CENTS." Mr. Clark is notably the first British Royal Mint sculptor to be chosen to design a monarch's definitive coinage portrait in more than a century.
Reverse: The reverse illustrates an adult tiger walking through rocky terrain, with its cub following closely behind. The surrounding landscape features tall stalks of bamboo and groupings of fern fronds. Inscriptions include the Chinese character for "Tiger," "2022, "TIGER" and the Perth Mint mark "P."
Impeccable Proof 70
This 2022-P Australia 1/2 oz. Silver Year of the Tiger Lunar Series III proof coin was submitted to the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) for review within thirty days of its release date, qualifying for the First Releases designation. Featuring a perfectly sharp strike, flawlessly finished surfaces and fantastic eye appeal, the coin was awarded the NGC's highest grade of Proof 70. The silver half dollar proof coin is encapsulated in a sonically sealed NGC protective holder accompanied by a specially designed certification label honoring the Lunar Year of the Tiger.
Make this pristine, limited mintage 2022-P Australian Lunar Series III Year of the Tiger 1/2 oz. silver proof coin a part of your collection of precious metal treasures today!
This 2022-P Australia Lunar Series III - Year of the Tiger 1/2 oz Silver Proof $0.50 Coin NGC PF70 FR Year of the Tiger 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|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|Label/Signature:||Year of the Tiger|
|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|