2017 Australian Lunar Rooster 1oz Silver Coin

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If you're ready to sell your items to us you can post them to us via Royal Mail. Full instructions can be found below.

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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 info@atkinsonsbullion.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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The 2017 Australian Lunar Rooster 1oz Silver Coin celebrates the Year of the Rooster, one of 12 animals associated with the ancient Chinese lunar calendar. The coin features a Rooster standing in a stylised Chinese scene featuring bamboo and leaves. The design also incorporates the Chinese character for Rooster and the inscription ‘Year of the Rooster’, the Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark is also included in the design.

The coin's obverse depicts Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the year-date, weight, fineness and the monetary denomination.

  • Each coin weighs 1 Troy Ounce and is 999.9 Fine Silver.
  • Minted by The Perth Mint, Australia.
  • Series II of The Perth Mint Lunar Collection.
  • Bullion Finish.
  • VAT Free.
  • Diameter: 45.60mm. Thickness: 2.60mm.
Other Information
 
2017 was the first year that Australian Lunar coins were minted in 999.9 fineness, increasing its desirability to both collectors and investors.
 
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar Rooster include 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, and 2017. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be hardworking, loyal, honest, and sociable.

The 2017 Australian Lunar Rooster 1oz Silver Coin had a limited mintage of 300,000 coins.

The photograph shows the type of coin you will receive, not the exact item.

These coins are sold on the Second Hand Margin Scheme so there is no VAT to pay.

Product Type Coin
Weight 31.1035
Country Australia
Manufacturer Perth Mint
The Perth Mint
Year 2017
Fine Content 31.1035
Condition Used
Fineness 999.9
Finish Bullion
Face Value $1
Diameter 45.60
Thickness 2.60