Authenticated and protected and graded. 1/20 oz 2018 Australian Lunar Year of the Dog Gold Coin Perth Mint - NGC 70. These magnificent 1/20 oz Gold Lunar Year of the Dog coins celebrate the eleventh animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac, and are dated to commemorate the 2018 event. A landmark coin series of the highest regard, the Perth Lunars package beautiful designs, limited mintages and universal appeal all in one program. Each coin comes in a protective plastic capsule.
Multiples of 20 typically come in sealed rolls. Obverse: The Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the Gold purity, year of issue, and face value. Reverse: Depicts a Labrador Retriever on rocks with a stylized pine tree in the background. This beautiful lunar design also incorporates the Chinese character for "Dog", the inscription "Year of the Dog", and The Perth Mint's traditional "P" mint mark. Sovereign coin backed by the Australian government.