The 2014 1 Kilo Silver Australian Lunar Year of the Horse coin is being featured as a Gainesville Coins Daily Deal item. Each coin is minted in stunning .999 fine silver and are being offered at a discounted price for a limited amount of time.
With the regal portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, created by Ian Rank-Broadley, on the obverse designates the coin's legal tender face value of $30. Following tradition, the image is encircled by the queen's name, the country of issue, the fineness, year-date, and denomination. The reverse features an intricately detailed image of two horses by a stream. Rocks and trees are pictured to the left, as if the horses just emerged from the woods. One horse bends down to get a drink of water, while the other stands and looks across the water. The Chinese character for horse is inscribed above the animals, while "YEAR OF THE HORSE" is written below them.
Minted by the prestigious Perth Mint in Australia, these 2014 1 Kilo Silver Australian Lunar Year of the Horse coins celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year. The coins are a continuation of the wildly popular Lunar Program that began in 1999. Due to the high collection rates of the initial series, the Perth Mint created the Lunar Series II. These amazing coins are being offered by Gainesville Coins at discounted price, with limited quantity per customer and for a small amount of time. Catch this 2014 1 Kilo Silver Australian Lunar Year of the Horse coin before it gallops away!