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2013 Australian Lunar Series II Year of the Snake 1oz Silver Proof Rectangle Four Coin Set

Magnificent Year of The Snake Tributes in Colour
Four 99.9% Pure Silver Proof 1oz Coins
Unique Rectangle Designs
Cook Islands Legal Tender
Extremely Limited Mintage
SKU: TPM13S71ZAA
Manufacturer: The Perth Mint
¥2,417.72 excl tax
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Celebrating the Year of the Snake, this four-coin set is a prestigious and exceptionally limited offering from The Perth Mint.

It is said that those with the good fortune to be born under this ancient Lunar sign possess the qualities of wisdom, charm and independence.  The birth dates for those born under this sign include 1905, 1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965,1977, 1989, 2001 and 2013.

Four 99.9% Pure Silver Proof 1oz Coins

Each rectangle coin is struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver.

Unique Rectangle Designs

Each coin celebrates the 2013 Year of the Snake with an individual reverse coloured design portraying a Blue-Lipped Sea Krait, Yellow Banded Wolf Snake, Red Bamboo Rat Snake and Chinese Green Tree Viper.  The Chinese character for ‘snake’ and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark are also included in the design.

Cook Islands Legal Tender

Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of the Cook Islands, the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2013 year-date and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse of each coin.

Extremely Limited Mintage

No more than 3,000 numbered sets will be released by The Perth Mint.

Numbered Certificate of Authenticity

The four-coin set is issued with a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

Panoramic Presentation Packaging

Accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, the four-coin set is housed in a contemporary black framed clear display case, allowing you to see both the reverse and obverse of each coin. The set is packaged in an illustrated shipper.