Stunning high relief 

"Celebrating the 11th animal in the 12-year lunar cycle, this exquisite offering from the year of the dog lunar gold coin series II is struck in superbly detailed high relief. The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese lunar dog include 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006 and 2018.  

Year of the dog design

The coin is struck from 1oz of 99.99% pure gold in proof quality.  A beautiful gift for anyone born in the year of the dog, this coin features a labrador retriever with a stylized 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 Perth Mint will release no more than 388 of these 2018 year of the dog 1oz gold proof high relief coin.

04 2018 YearOfTheDog Gold 1oz HighRelief Proof InCase HighRes

Lunar themed presentation packaging and numbered certificate

Accompanied by a numbered certificate of authenticity, each coin is housed in a wooden lid display case and illustrated shipper.



Year 2018
Metal Gold
Gold Content (Troy oz) 1.000
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 100.00
Fineness (% purity) 99.99
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 31.107
Maximum Diameter (mm) 27.30
Maximum Thickness (mm) 5.00
Maximum Mintage 388
Finish Proof, High Relief
Legal Tender Australia
Effigy Ian Rank-Broadley design of H.M. Queen Elizabeth II
Designer Ing Ing Jong

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