2018 Australian Opal Lunar Series -Year of the Dog 1oz Silver Proof Coin
Product Code: 18S1185
This beautiful coin features the Lunar dog set in stunning Australian opal. This is an exceptional addition to the 2018 lunar coins and would make a wonderful gift for those born in the Year of the Dog.
Struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.99% pure silver in proof quality, the coin is issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 5,000 of the Australian Opal Lunar Series
–Year of the Dog 2018 1oz Silver Proof Coin.
The coin’s reverse incorporates an inner panel design of a dog detailed in pure Australia opal. The outer panel of the coin depicts a collection of stylised leaves and flowers. The
design includes the inscription YEAR OF THE DOG, the 2018 year-date, and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
The coin's obverse depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and the monetary denomination.
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Designer Natasha Muhl