This innovative coin features a lustrous rotating pearl-like orb in the centre of the design making it a stunning gift or collector’s piece.
In Chinese culture, the dragon is revered as a divine mythical creature, a symbol of power, strength, wealth and good fortune. It is often portrayed alongside a luminous or flaming pearl.
99.99% Pure Silver
Each coin is meticulously struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.99% pure silver.
Rotating Charm Design
The reverse of the coin features two dragons encircling a rotating pearlised charm*. The design includes The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
This coin has been individually ‘antiqued’ to give it a unique finish conveying the surface abrasions of an ancient artefact. As a result of this treatment, the appearance of each coin may vary.
*The charm has been crafted to resemble a pearl but is not an authentic pearl.
Tuvalu Legal Tender
Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu, the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2017 year-date and the monetary denomination are shown on each coin’s obverse.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 3,000 of the Dragon and Pearl 2017 1oz Silver Antique Coin.
Presentation Packaging and Numbered Certificate
This coin is housed in a classic Perth Mint presentation case with a themed shipper and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.