The Pre-Owned 2016 Australian Lunar Monkey 1oz Gold Coin features an adult monkey sitting on a branch of a peach tree, which is symbolic of love and immortality. The Chinese character for ‘Monkey’ and the inscription 'Year of the Monkey' also appears in the design with The Perth Mint's 'P' mintmark.
The coin's obverse depicts Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the year-date, weight, fineness and the monetary denomination.
- Weighs 1 Troy Ounce and is 999.9 Fine Gold
- Minted by The Perth Mint, Australia.
- Struck to a bullion finish.
- VAT free.
- Dimensions: Diameter: 39.34mm. Thickness: 2.50mm.
The 2016 Australian Lunar Monkey 1oz Gold Coin celebrates the ninth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. In Chinese culture, those who are born under the influence of this sign are said to be intelligent, quick-witted, optimistic, ambitious and adventurous.
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