2016 UK Lunar Monkey 1oz Silver Coin
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Items can be posted to us - we recommend using Royal Mail Special Delivery service to ensure your goods are delivered securely. Alternatively, they can be brought into our secure showroom upon appointment.
Step 1: Download, print, and complete our 'Sell To Us' form and include this inside your parcel with your securely wrapped items.
Step 2: Send your parcel to Atkinsons, PO Box 18513, Sutton Coldfield, B73 9XB. Royal Mail Special Delivery should be used to safely post your items. Parcels can be insured up to £2,500.00. Parcels with a value exceeding this should be split into packs each containing a value of less than £2,500.00.
Step 3: When your parcel has arrived with us, our purchasing team will contact you to agree the finalised price. Payment can then be made by bank transfer, with funds appearing in your account within 72 hours. There may be an option to have a same day payment subject to limits and cut off times (a charge of £25 is applicable). Personal cheques are also available if preferred.
If you have any further questions please contact one of our experienced team on 0121 355 0620 or email email@example.com
Please Note: Quotations are an indication of the price only, based on the current metal price. The actual price you receive will be based on the live metal price when we receive your items. All goods are tested to verify weight and purity.
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This Pre-Owned 2016 UK Lunar Monkey 1oz silver coin is the third coin in The Royal Mint's Shēngxiào Collection. The coin's reverse design features a lone rhesus monkey swinging through trees. The Chinese symbol for monkey along with the inscription "Year of the Monkey", the weight, fineness and the year-date also appear.
The coin's obverse depicts the fifth portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.
- Each coin weighs 1 Troy Ounce and are 999.0 Fine Silver.
- Minted by The Royal Mint in Llantrisant, South Wales.
- VAT free and Capital Gains Tax Exempt.
- Bullion standard.
- Dimensions: Diameter: 38.61mm. Thickness: 3.0mm.
The Lunar Monkey coin is the third coin in the Royal Mint's Shēngxiào Collection. The Monkey is the ninth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac.
Year of the Monkey also applies to those born in 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992 and 2004. In Chinese culture, those who are born under the influence of this sign are said to be intelligent, quick-witted, optimistic, ambitious and adventurous.
Designed by artist Wuon-Gean Ho, this coin has a limited mintage of only 138,888 coins.
The photograph shows the type of coin you will receive, not the exact item. As these coins are sold on the Second Hand Margin Scheme, there is no VAT to pay.
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