The 2013 Australian Lunar Snake 5oz Silver Coin celebrates the Year of the Snake, one of 12 animals associated with the ancient Chinese lunar calendar. The coin features the image of a snake curled around a tree branch. The Chinese character for ‘Snake’ also appears in the design. The coin's obverse depicts Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination.
- Each coin weighs 5 Troy Ounces and is struck in 999.0 Fine Silver.
- Minted by The Perth Mint, Australia.
- Bullion Finish.
- Diameter: 65.60mm Thickness: 5.80mm.
- VAT FREE.
Inscripted upon the coin is ‘Year of the Snake’. The Perth Mint's 'P' mintmark also appears in the design, along with the year-date, weight and fineness.
As these coins are sold on the Second Hand Margin Scheme, there is no VAT for the customer to pay.
The photograph shows the type of coin you will receive, not the exact item.