This set of three coins from the Chinese Astrological Series celebrates the 2016 Year of the Monkey. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be intelligent, quick-witted, optimistic, ambitious, and adventurous.
Proof Quality 99.99% Pure Gold
Each coin is struck from 1/5oz of 99.99% pure gold in proof quality.
Chinese Characters for 'Prosperity', ‘Longevity’ and ‘Success’
The reverse of each coin depicts a caricature of a monkey, the Chinese character for either ‘Prosperity’, ‘Longevity’, or ‘Success’, and the monetary denomination.
Tuvalu Legal Tender
Each coin is issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu and bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, and the 2016 year-date, on its obverse.
Extremely Limited Issue
The Perth Mint will release no more than 2,000 of the 2016 Year of the Monkey ‘Prosperity’, ‘Longevity’ and ‘Success’ Three-Coin Set.
Presentation Packaging and Numbered Certificate
The coin set is housed in a presentation case featuring a timber lid and a stylised shipper accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity