2019 Year of the Pig 1oz Gold High Relief Proof Coin
Product Code: 19G1432
Celebrate the 12th and final animal in the Chinese Lunar calendar with this high relief Year of the Pig gold coin, featuring:
- 99.99% pure gold
- 2019 Year of the Pig design
- Australian Legal Tender
- Extremely limited mintage – 388
- Presentation packaging
- Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
The latest release in The Perth Mint’s Australian Lunar Gold Coin Series II, this 2019 Year of the Pig Gold Proof High Relief Coin makes a unique collector’s item or exquisite gift for anyone born under this sign. The final animal in the Chinese zodiac is traditionally associated with luck, prosperity and wealth. Those born in the Chinese Year of the Pig are said to be honest, loyal, sincere, calm and generous. Birth dates include 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007 and 2019.
Stunning High Relief Pig
Struck in stunning high relief, extra thick blanks are required to accommodate the coin’s incredibly detailed design. The reverse depicts a domesticated pig amongst stylised rocks and foliage, including a peony flower representing wealth and power. The Chinese character for ‘pig’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Pig’ also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
Housed in a prestigious display case inside a beautifully illustrated shipper, each coin is accompanied by a Numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
|Gold Content (Troy oz)||1|
|Monetary Denomination (AUD)||100|
|Fineness (% purity)||99.99|
|Minimum Gross Weight (g)||31.107|
|Maximum Diameter (mm)||27.30|
|Maximum Thickness (mm)||5.00|
|Legal Tender||Australian Legal Tender|
|Effigy||Ian Rank-Broadley design of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II|