2018 Australian Dragon Rectangular Silver Bullion Coin - Perth Mint Exclusive - Mintage Capped at 500,000
The Perth Mint of Australia is known for their beautifully designed coins - this new rectangle shaped Dragon Bullion Coin is no exception! While the shape is new to the bullion coin market, the motif is not. It features a Chinese Dragon with a flaming pearl on the reverse, similar to previous releases such as the 2017 Australian 1 oz Silver Dragon and Phoenix Bullion Coin and the 2012 Australian Silver Dragon Bullion Coin.
All 2018 Dragon Coins are shipped in protective plastic. Quantities of 20 or more will ship in Perth Mint issued tubes.
DENOMINATION: 1 Dollar
MINT: Perth Mint of Australia
WEIGHT: 1 troy ounce
PURITY: .9999 fine silver
OBVERSE FEATURES: Ian Rank-Broadley's portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II with inscriptions "Australia, 1oz, 9999 Ag, 1 Dollar, 2018," and "Elizabeth II."
REVERSE FEATURES: The Chinese Lunar Dragon and flaming pearl motif is seen in not only previous Perth Mint designs but on coins across the globe. Dragons typically symbolize power, strength, wealth, and good luck. Also featured in the design is the P Mint Mark and initials IJ for Ing Jong.