Produced by Australia's famous Perth Mint, this 1 oz Year of the Pig silver bullion coin celebrates the lunar year of 2019 and is the12th and final coin in the Mint's popular Australian Lunar series II.
Those born in the Year of the Pig are said to be easy-going, happy, honest, sincere and calm under pressure.
Made from 99.99% pure silver, the 2019 1 ounce silver Lunar Year of the Pig silver coin has a maximum mintage of 300,000 coins. All 11 previous releases of Perth Mint 1 oz Lunar silver bullion coins series II have sold out.
The reverse of the Year of the Pig silver coin features an attractive scene of an adult pig with her four piglets amid stylised foilage, with the words 'Year of the Pig' encircled below.
The obverse of the coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley designed portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, monarch of Australia, with the year 2019 and the coin's weight and silver purity inscribed below.
The 1 oz silver Australian Lunar coin is a non-circulating legal tender coin with a face value of AUD 1. Each coin comes presented in a protective coin capsule.