These magnificent silver coins celebrate the auspicious Year of the Dragon, the fifth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. As well as appealing to proof coin collectors, these superb releases are perfect for people born in the Year of the Dragon - 1916, 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000 and 2012. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be confident, enterprising, independent, self-assured, brave and passionate. Struck from 99.9% pure silver in proof quality, no more than 500 kilo coins, 5,000 1oz coins and 1,000 three-coin sets will be released.The coins are issued as Australian legal tender. DESIGN Each coin's reverse depicts a dragon with a representation of a pearl. The Chinese character for'dragon' and the inscription'Year of the Dragon' also appear in the design with The Perth Mint's traditional'P' mintmark. The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2012 year-date and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse of each coin.
PRESENTATION Each individual and three-coin set are housed in a stylish red and black presentation case and themed shipper, accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity. Specialists in Australian and foreign bullion coins.Some countries in EU may face VAT on silver, but not gold products. Asian countries are different as well. Again, please check first before purchasing as these costs are beyond our control. The sale price is locked in at time of sale. All Bullion sales are FINAL and legally binding. Please Note - We are not responsible for typographical errors and reserve the right to void a sale at our discretion. Please consider your order carefully before ordering. The item "2012 Lunar Year of the Dragon 1 kilo Silver Proof Coin" is in sale since Friday, December 12, 2014. This item is in the category "Coins\Bullion\Silver\Coins & Rounds". The seller is "perthbullion" and is located in Cloverdale, WA. This item can be shipped worldwide.