The quarter ounce Chinese lunar coin celebrating the 2017 Year of the Rooster. The coin comes from the Perth Mint in Australia. This is sold as an investment product.
The Australian lunar coins were released on 8th September, 2016, we received our coins on 20th September.
The Year of the Rooster officially starts on 28th January, 2017. It is the Chinese year 4715. Those born during the Year of the Rooster are said to be hardworking, observant, confident and honest.
The fourth coinage portrait of Queen Elizabeth II appears on the obverse of the coin. This is the same portrait as used on the previous coins in the series.
The reverse displays a standing rooster amongst some bamboo and leaves. It was designed by Aleysha Howarth.
|Actual Gold Weight||0.25oz|