A landmark Australian coin program sought by collectors worldwide reaches its finale in 2019 with depictions of the ultimate animal from the 12-year lunar calendar. Easy-going, sincere and calm under pressure are character traits said to be present in everyone born under the influence of the pig in 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007 and 2019.
2019 year of the pig design
Each coin portrays an inspirational design for both Lunar series collectors and everyone proud to mark their allegiance with this social, inquisitive and highly intelligent animal. The Chinese pinyin character for ‘pig’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Pig’ also appear on the reverse with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
Available in 1oz, 1/4oz, 1/10oz and as a three-coin set
Gold Proof Lunar pigs are available as individual 1oz, 1/4oz and 1/2oz coins, or in a Three-Coin Set comprising all three issues.
Elegant packaging and numbered certificates
Accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, each release is housed in an elegant oval-shaped display case and illustrated lunar-themed shipper.
Find out more about the Chinese Lunar Calendar and the Year of the Pig here