This incredible 2 Oz Silver coin is dedicated to and extremely lucky number in the Chinese culture, the number that when laid on its side, resembles the mathematical symbol for infinity the number Eight. The coin has a unique eight shape, has an incredible Dragon design and comes in a case, along with the Certificate of Authenticity. Limited mintage to 8.888 pieces worldwide. The reverse of the Eight shaped coin features two dragons wrapped around one another and holding coins in their claws. The design also includes the Perth Mints traditional P mintmark.
The obverse of the coin features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the inscriptions: ELIZABETH II the name of the Queen, AUSTRALIA the issuing country, 2 DOLLARS the face value, 2018 the issue year and 2oz 9999 Ag the weight of the coin and the fineness of the Silver. Dragon A dragon is a legendary creature, typically scaled or fire-spewing and with serpentine, reptilian or avian traits, that features in the myths of many cultures around world. The two most well-known cultural traditions of dragon are the European dragon, derived from European folk traditions and ultimately related to Balkans and Western Asian mythologies. Most are depicted as reptilian creatures with animal-level intelligence, and are uniquely six-limbed (four legs and a separate set of wings) and the Chinese dragon, with counterparts in Japan (namely the Japanese dragon), Korea and other East Asian and South Asian countries.Most are depicted as serpentine creatures with above-average intelligence, and are quadrupeds (four legs and wingless). The two traditions may have evolved separately, but have influenced each other to a certain extent, particularly with the cross-cultural contact of recent centuries.
The item "FIGURE EIGHT DRAGON 2 Oz Silver Coin 2$ Australia 2018" is in sale since Tuesday, November 07, 2017. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Australia\Commemorative". The seller is "powercoin_italy" and is located in Roma. This item can be shipped worldwide.