This 2018 1/2oz Silver coin forms part of the Australian Second Lunar Series. It makes the perfect gift for people born in the Year of the Dog as well as a great investment opportunity for bullion collectors.
2018 Year of Dog Design
The reverse of the coin depicts a German Shepherd dog and a puppy lying on the grass. The Chinese character for ‘dog’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Dog’ also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination are shown on the coin’s obverse.
The coin weighs 15.5grams and is composed of 99.9% Pure Silver.