Symbol of good fortune

Lunar New Year is celebrated on 10 February 2024 when we welcome back the Year of the Dragon. One of the most auspicious animal signs in lunar astrology, the mythical dragon is believed to bestow bravery, ambition, intelligence, and good fortune on those born under its influence.

Lunar dragon design

This carefully crafted pure gold bar features a minted impression of a lunar dragon on a patterned background. The sinuous, heavily-scaled creature is about to grasp a flaming pearl, a symbol of wisdom. Included in the design is the inscription ‘DRAGON’ and the Chinese character for dragon.

The back of the bar is stamped with The Perth Mint's London Bullion Market Association registered mark, a stylised swan symbolising our 125 year-old reputation for quality. The logo and the bar’s weight and fineness appear on the same background pattern.

04 Dragon 2024  Lunar 1oz Gold Minted Bar  In Packaging Front HighRes

Authentication feature

The minted bar incorporates authentication features. In the form of multiple micro-laser engraved letters, they are only detectable under a magnifying glass.

Tamper-evident packaging

This minted bar is housed in tamper-evident packaging which will display the word VOID around the edge of the blister if the card has been prized open. The card is red with a cherry blossom motif, and includes light induced holographic watermark-like image of the Mint’s stylised swan logo.



Metal Gold
Gold Content (Troy oz) 1.000
Fineness (% purity) 99.99
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 31.107
Length (mm) 41.60
Width (mm) 24.60
Maximum Thickness (mm) 2.80
Maximum Mintage 30,000
Finish Bullion

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