Celebrating the Year of the Goat and the ideal of good fortune, this stunning 1oz silver proof coin is released to encourage wealth. This coin is a prestigious and exceptionally limited offering from The Perth Mint.
Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu, it is struck from 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
In Chinese culture people born in the Year of the Goat - 1907, 1919, 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003 and 2015 are said to be elegant, charming, artistic, gifted and calm.
In ancient Greek and Roman mythology, the cornucopia or the ‘horn of plenty’ is symbolic of fertility, prosperity, fortune and abundance. The horn-shaped container, similar to a shell, is often depicted overflowing with produce, flowers, nuts, gold and other treasures.
No more than 5,000 2015 Year of the Goat – Wealth 1oz Silver Proof Coin will be released by The Perth Mint.
The coin’s reverse depicts a coloured representation of a goat standing in an enormous pile of gold coins and other riches. The gold has spilled forth out of a cornucopia, signifying bounty and wealth.
The coin is housed in a grey display case, accompanied by an illustrated shipper and numbered Certificate of Authenticity.