1 Oz Lunar Series II Mouse 2008 Gold Coin - Coloured Edition
This coin is a limited edition from the second Lunar series. The gold coin from the series II was minted in 2008 to correspond with the Chinese Zodiac and contains 1 Troy ounce (31.1 grams) of gold.
Year of the Mouse 2008
This is a very special edition of the first coin from the Lunar Series II. The colorized Lunar Mouse is a coin designed specifically for the year 2008. According to the Chinese calendar, this year is represented by a mouse and runs for the period of February 7, 2008 until to January 25, 2009. People born in this year are, according to the Chinese zodiac, friendly, positive and very charming.
A rare coin
Lunar coins are minted in limited numbers . With only 1052 coins on the market, this colored version of the Lunar coin is a rare specimen. This coin’s design differs from the standard gold version by the lifelike colours and markings of the mouse and background. In the foreground we see the mouse crouched on top of a small mound of pebbles. A bunch of chili peppers hangs behind him. The reverse side features a portrait of the crowned Queen Elizabeth II, facing right and was designed by Ian Rank- Broadley . The coin is made of 99.99% (24 carat) pure gold.
This Lunar coin is a true collector’s item due to its limited mintage. But the colorized mouse 2008 Lunar series 2 gold coins. Don’t miss out and place your order today through our web shop or in person at our store in the center of Amsterdam .
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|Royal Australian Mint
|Country of origin
|Weight of precious metal
|31.10 gram | 1 Oz