Minted in 99.95% pure platinum by Australia’s Perth Mint, this 1 oz Lunar platinum bullion coin celebrates the Year of the Mouse for 2020.
The Mouse is the first in the Perth Mint’s new Australian Lunar Series III coins. Those born in the Year of the Mouse are said to be intelligent, friendly, resourceful and optimistic.
The reverse of the 1 oz platinum Lunar coin features detailed imagery of a mouse balancing on stalks of wheat with the Chinese character for mouse 鼠 and the year 2020 inscribed to the top left.
The obverse of the coin features a striking portrait of Queen Elizabeth II with the words “AUSTRALIA”, the coin’s weight and platinum purity “1 oz 9999 Pt”, and the coin’s nominal face value 100 AUD Dollars.
The Australian Lunar Series III is the first Perth Mint lunar series to include platinum Lunar coins.
Each 1 oz Platinum bullion 2020 Lunar series coin is delivered in an original coin capsule and the 1 oz Platinum Lunar Mouse is limited to a maximum mintage of just 5,000 pieces.