1 Kilo year of the rooster 

The silver gemstone edition is a spectacular offering from the Australian lunar silver coin series II. Featuring a beautiful golden citrine gemstone, this is an extremely exclusive limited edition celebrating the year of the rooster.  Each coin is struck by The Perth Mint from 1 kilo of 99.99% pure silver.

Colour design

The reverse of the coin depicts a rooster, a hen, and three chicks standing amongst bamboo foliage and flowers. The rooster has a golden citrine gemstone set into its eye. The Chinese character for 'rooster' and the inscription 'Year of the Rooster' also appear in the design with The Perth Mint's traditional 'P' mintmark.  The Perth Mint will release no more than 500 of these 2017 year of the rooster 1 kilo silver gemstone edition.

04 australian lunar series ii year of the rooster gemstone edition 2017 1kg silver InCase

Presentation packaging and numbered certificate

Each coin is housed in a classic black and red display case and illustrated shipper and is accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity.



Year 2017
Metal Silver
Silver Content (Troy oz) 32.151
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 30.00
Fineness (% purity) 99.99
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 1,000.100
Maximum Diameter (mm) 100.60
Maximum Thickness (mm) 14.60
Maximum Mintage 500
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Effigy Ian Rank-Broadley design of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II

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