Celebrating the Year of the Horse, this four-coin set is a prestigious and exceptional offering from The Perth Mint.
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar horse include 1918, 1930, 1942, 1954, 1966, 1978, 1990, 2002 and 2014. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be hardworking, energetic, optimistic and animated.
Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
Each coin is meticulously struck in a rectangular shape from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in superb proof quality.
Magnificent Year of the Horse Tributes
Each 1oz coin celebrates the 2014 Year of the Horse and features a different horse in colour set against a mountain landscape. Viewed together, the background of each coin joins to form a picturesque scene. The Chinese character for ‘horse’ and The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark also appears on the reverse of all four coins.
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 2014 year-date and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse of each coin.
Extremely Limited Mintage
No more than 3,000 of these Lunar Calendar Series 2014 Year of the Horse 1oz Silver Rectangle Four-Coin Sets will be issued by The Perth Mint.
Contemporary, Panoramic Display Case
The set is housed in a contemporary, clear latex display case with a black frame, which beautifully displays a panoramic view of both sides of the coins. The display case is packaged within a custom-themed, illustrated shipper, and comes accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.