2014 Australian Year of the Horse Silver Coin – Kilo
The 2014 Australian Lunar Year of the Horse Silver Coin is part of the Perth’s Mint Lunar Series II program. The entire series is very popular and draws from the Chinese Lunar Calendar and includes the 12-year Chinese Zodiac which indicates people born under the horse sign are energetic, out-going, warm-hearted and intelligent.
The entire Lunar series is admired worldwide and all Perth products are minted to the highest production and purity standards. The Australian government guarantees both weight and purity which makes for an internationally acceptable series of bullion products. Each 2014 Australian Year of the Horse Silver Coin has a legal tender value which is largely symbolic and this sovereign touch is an added investor touch.
The pure silver (.999) Kilo (32.15 oz) Horse is housed in a heavy clear plastic container to protect its beautiful surfaces.
The front of the 2014 Australian Lunar Year of the Horse Silver Coin Kilo features Queen Elizabeth II wearing the royal crown and includes the following in block letters: ELIZABETH II, AUSTRALIA, 1KG, 999 SILVER, 2014, 30 DOLLARS.
The edge of this massive coin is reeded providing an additional security feature.
The reverse of the 2014 Australian Year of the Horse Silver Coin Kilo features two beautifully portrayed horses, one upright and one drinking from a stream. The distinctive P mintmark indicating the coin was struck at the famous Perth Mint is featured. And Year of the Horse is inscribed at the bottom of the coin with the Chinese character for horse featured at the top of the coin. The usual symbols of good luck and prosperity are included and both the front and back of this important coin features a combination of frosted and mirror surfaces which are both subtle and dramatic.
Mintages of the 2014 Australian Lunar Year of the Horse will be determined by demand in the year of 2014 only so the official dating of this coin adds to its collectability and yet premiums are relatively low.
All coins of the Lunar Series have a history of selling out quickly so we encourage you to obtain your annual Lunar coins as soon as they are released.
Australian Lunar Year of the Horse – 1 oz and 10 oz Coins
GoldDealer.com will also sell the 2014 Australian Lunar Year of the Horse 10 oz at silver spot plus $4.00 per oz. The 1 oz Australian Lunar Year of the Horse is $42.00 and are sold-out at the Perth Mint. Call with questions (1-800-225-7531) as we are here to help with these popular silver coins.