Australian Lunar Gold Coin Series 2018 Year of the Dog Gold Proof Three-Coin Set


Buy the Australian Lunar Series II 2018 Year of the Dog Gold Proof Three-Coin Set from The Perth Mint, featuring:

  • Proof quality 99.99% pure gold
  • 2018 Year of the Dog design 
  • Australian legal tender
  • Numbered certificates of authenticity


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RRP AUD 5,342.00 (incl. GST)



11th animal of the Chinese zodiac

In 2018, we celebrate the 11th animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar dog include 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006 and 2018. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be loyal, amiable, kind and friendly.

Year of the dog design

The reverse of each coin depicts a chocolate labrador retriever standing on rocks and featuring a stylised pine tree in the background. The Chinese character for ‘dog’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Dog’ also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark. The stunning three-coin set comprising all three issues 1oz, 1/4oz and 1/10oz coins. 

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Elegant packaging 

Housed in an oval-shaped, glossy black and timber-inspired display case and illustrated lunar-themed shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity.



Year 2018
Metal Gold
Gold Content (Troy oz) 1.350
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 15.00
Fineness (% purity) 99.99
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 3.111
Maximum Diameter (mm) 18.60
Maximum Thickness (mm) 1.30
Finish Proof
Legal Tender Australian
Effigy Ian Rank-Broadley design of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II
Designer Ing Ing Jong

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