The galloping horse comes to life on this high relief 1oz gold coin, celebrating the Year of the Horse, the seventh animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac.
Proof Quality 99.99% Pure Gold
Each coin is meticulously struck from 1oz of 99.99% pure gold in superb proof quality.
Stunning High Relief Design
The coin’s reverse depicts a horse galloping amid a stylised scene of mountains and clouds. The Chinese character for ‘horse’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Horse’ also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
The coin’s high relief reverse and obverse are minted on concave surfaces to ensure the optimum flow of metal is achieved by the strike of the die.
Extremely Limited Mintage
No more than 388 of these 2014 Australian Lunar Series II 2014 Year of the Horse 1oz Gold Proof High Relief Coins will be issued by The Perth Mint.
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the monetary denomination and the 2014 year-date are shown on the coin’s obverse.
Elegant Presentation Packaging and Numbered Certificate
Each coin is displayed in an elegant oval-shaped display case featuring a glossy timber-effect lid and presented in a coloured illustrated shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Find out more about the Chinese Lunar Calendar and the Year of the Horse.