Behold the stunning 2019 1/2 oz Australian Lunar Pig Gold Coin – a treasure that will elevate any coin collection to new heights. The Australian Lunar Series II is a popular choice among collectors and investors alike, with each year’s coin featuring a unique depiction of the Chinese zodiac animal of that year. The 2019 Lunar animal was the Pig, a symbol of good fortune and prosperity in Chinese culture. People born in the Year of the Pig are said to be kind, loyal, and honest.
Crafted by the world-renowned Perth Mint, this coin boasts a .9999 fineness and contains 15.554 grams of pure gold. The meticulous minting process involves striking specially prepared planchets multiple times, creating a crisp and detailed image of the Pig on the coin’s surface. The coin’s design features a sow and her piglets beneath a cherry blossom tree, with the Chinese character for “pig” and the inscription “Year of the Pig” adding a touch of cultural authenticity.
Each coin is carefully sealed in a protective capsule to preserve its condition and value. The obverse of the coin showcases the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the coin’s face value of 50 Australian dollars. The reverse features the distinctive Perth Mint “P” mintmark, guaranteeing the coin’s authenticity and quality.
It is believed that owning gold coins with the image of the Lunar Pig can bring good fortune and success in business (and to your collection), and you can do just that with the 2019 1/2 oz Australian Lunar Pig Gold Coin, exclusively from GoldClub Direct. Fun Fact: The Perth Mint is Australia’s oldest operating mint, with over 120 years of experience in refining and minting precious metals.