Those are official COLOURIZED COIN from PERTH MINT, not by private mint! All the coins are directly from the mint tube. The Perth Mint's special colorization process produces this striking and beautiful Year of the Dragon 5 oz Silver coin. Comes packaged in a plastic capsule. Obverse: Right-facing profile of Queen Elizabeth II, along with the face value.Reverse: The 2012 Silver Lunar Year of the Dragon colorized coin features a traditional Chinese dragon, a long, scaled, serpentine creature with four legs, and a "pearl of wisdom" and the Chinese character for dragon. Sovereign coin backed by the Australian government. In the Chinese Lunar Calendar, 2012 is the Year of the Dragon. The dragon is known for its strength, beauty, and noble nature.
These traits are flawlessly portrayed in the Perth Mint's 2012 Year of the Dragon coin. Not only is the dragon the only mythical creature in the Chinese zodiac, it is also one of the most popular. The item "2012 5 oz AUSTRALIAN SILVER DRAGON LUNAR SERIES II COLORED RED/GOLD" is in sale since Sunday, April 8, 2018. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Bullion\Silver\Coins".The seller is "oceanic_coins" and is located in Farmingville, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.