Perth Mint 1oz Lunar Dragon Silver Coins made from the finest 99.9% pure silver. These coins feature 2023 date of production.
The coin’s reverse portrays a Chinese mythical dragon with stylised waves and fog – allusions to its control of the elements. Included in the design is the Chinese character for ‘dragon’, the inscription ‘DRAGON 2024’, and a ‘P125’ mintmark signifying The Perth Mint’s 125th anniversary.
Each animal of the lunar zodiac is said to bestow its dominant characteristics on those born during its rule. The fifth of 12 animals in the calendar, the dragon bestows bravery, ambition, intelligence, and good fortune on those born under its influence in 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012 and 2024.
Meticulously crafted from 1oz of 99.99% pure silver, this coin from the Australian Lunar Series III – 2024 Year of the Dragon celebrates the fifth animal of the lunar zodiac.
- Brand/Mint – Perth Mint
- Metal Content – 1oz
- Fineness (% purity) – 99.9
- Capsulated (Y or N) – Y
- Mintage – 300,000
- Dimensions – Diameter 40.9mm, Thickness 3.5mm