Beginning in 1996 with Series I, the lunar series commemorates the Chinese Lunar New Year, exhibiting a newly designed coin in multiple sizes and metal types every year. The lunar series has emerged to become one of the most widely collectable series worldwide, known for the coins’ artistic designs, high quality, limited mintages and collectability. The program is currently onto its 3rd Series, with each series running for 12 years as per the Chinese zodiac calendar.
Queensland Mint is proud to offer the Australian Sterling Silver Masterpieces 5 Proof Coin Set (1995) in Presentation Box for purchase online.
- Contains 5.75 troy ounce or 178.95 grams of pure 92.50% gold
- Limited mintage of 20,000 coins
- Ships with certificate of authenticity
The Mint’s talented engravers, Vladimir Gottwald and Wojciech Pietranik designed and sculptured the reverse designs.
The obverse carries the traditional portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by Raphael Maklouf.
The finished product is a mirror-like flat surface complemented by a delicately frosted raised design.
No more than 20,000 of the Australian Sterling Silver Masterpieces 5 Proof Coin 1995 Set in Presentation Box will be issued.
Condition: Please note that the packing is still functional but heavily worn.
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