Celebrating the Year of the Dog and the ideal of good fortune, this stunning 1oz silver proof two-coin set is released to encourage wealth and wisdom. Each coin is a prestigious and exceptionally limited offering from The Perth Mint.
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar dog include 1922, 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006 and 2018. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be loyal, amiable, kind and friendly.
Struck by The Perth Mint from 1oz of 99.99% pure silver in proof quality, each coin is issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu.
The Perth Mint will release no more than 1,500 of the Lunar Good Fortune Series – Wealth and Wisdom 2018 1oz Silver Proof Two-Coin Set.
The wealth coin’s reverse depicts a representation of a Rottweiler dog lying on a large coin and surrounded by a stack of gold coins signifying wealth.
The wisdom coin’s reverse depicts a representation of a Border Collie dog sitting on the Perfection of Wisdom Sutra book surrounded by traditional symbols of knowledge and learning including a world globe, a quill and a pot of ink, a candle, a compass and scrolls of paper which represent wisdom.
Each set is housed in a classic display case with a colourful illustrated shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity