2011 Beijing International Coin Exposition East Meets West 1/2oz Two-Coin Set

  • 2011 Beijing International Coin Exposition East Meets West 1/2oz Two-Coin Set
  • 2011 Beijing International Coin Exposition East Meets West 1/2oz Two-Coin Set
  • 2011 Beijing International Coin Exposition East Meets West 1/2oz Two-Coin Set
  • 2011 Beijing International Coin Exposition East Meets West 1/2oz Two-Coin Set
  • 2011 Beijing International Coin Exposition East Meets West 1/2oz Two-Coin Set
  • 2011 Beijing International Coin Exposition East Meets West 1/2oz Two-Coin Set
  • 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Stunning Reverse Designs
  • Australian Legal Tender
  • Extremely Limited Mintage - 2,888
  • Beijing International Coin Exposition Packaging
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This exclusive exposition special from The Perth Mint, Australia, comprises a 2012 Australian Koala and a 2012 Australian Lunar Series II – Year of the Dragon coin.

99.9% Pure Silver

Each coin is struck from 1/2oz of 99.9% pure silver.

Stunning Reverse Designs

The reverse of the koala coin depicts an adult koala asleep in a eucalyptus tree.

The reverse of the dragon coin depicts a representation of a dragon with a symbolic pearl.  The Chinese character for ‘dragon’ and the inscription ‘YEAR OF THE DRAGON’ also appear in the design. 

Both designs include The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.

Australian Legal Tender

Each coin’s obverse bears the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the year-date and the monetary denomination.  The coins are issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965.

Limited Mintage

Just 2,888 of these special two-coin sets will be released.

Presentation Packaging

The coins are housed in a display card which can be pulled out of a printed sleeve featuring the dates of the Beijing International Coin Exposition and official logo.

Technical Specifications

Silver Content (Troy oz) 0.5
Monetary Denomination (AUD) 0.50
Fineness (% purity) 99.9
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 15.591
Maximum Diameter (mm) 36.60
Maximum Thickness (mm) 2.30