Celebrating the Year of the Pig and the ideal of good fortune, this stunning 1oz silver proof two-coin set is released to encourage wealth and wisdom.
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar pig include 1923, 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007 and 2019. Those born under this sign are said to be honest, loyal, sincere and generous, with a calm temperament.
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 2019 1oz Silver Proof Two-Coin Set.
The wealth coin’s reverse depicts a representation of a domestic pig atop a mound of coins. The inscriptions WEALTH and 2019 YEAR OF THE PIG also appear in the design.
The wisdom coin’s reverse depicts a domestic pig surrounded by traditional symbols of knowledge and learning including scrolls of paper, Chinese bruches and a pot of ink.
Each set is housed in a classic display case with a colourful illustrated shipper, and is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity