2017 50c Lunar Rooster 1/2oz Silver Proof

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2017 50c Lunar Rooster 1/2oz Silver Proof

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A compelling addition to your collection, this 99.99% pure silver Proof would also form a fantastic gift for anyone born in the Year of the Rooster – 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993 or 2005.

  • Struck to the height of Proof quality from 1/2oz of 99.99% pure silver
  • Strictly limited edition set at 8,000 from an overall mintage of 9,000
  • Official Australian legal tender – measures a near crown-sized 36.60mm
  • Beautifully presented within a plush, official Perth Mint case
  • Accompanied by an individually numbered Certificate of Authenticity

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Distinguished by a finely carved, one-year-only reverse design, the Perth Mint's 2017 50c Lunar Rooster 1/2oz Silver Proof is a truly groundbreaking collector coin. This is the very first Australian Lunar 1/2oz Silver Proof struck to 99.99% purity - the highest level of silver purity in numismatics!

Sure to be sought after by Lunar buyers and passionate modern coin collectors alike, the 2017 50c Lunar Rooster 1/2oz Silver Proof is also defined by the limited availability. This near crown-sized 36.60mm Australian legal tender coin is part of a limited edition of just 8,000.
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Country of Issue Australia
Year of Issue 2017
Denomination 50c
Weight (g) 15.5518
Mintage 9,000
Metal Silver
Metal Purity (%) 99.99
Quality Proof
Diameter (mm) 36.60
Issued By Perth Mint
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