2020 2 oz Tuvalu Dragon 9999 Silver Antiqued Coloured Proof Coin

 

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In Chinese culture, the dragon is revered as a divine mythical creature embodying wealth, power and good fortune.

Dragons are frequently depicted in pursuit of a flaming pearl, a metaphor for wisdom and enlightenment. To represent the elusive nature of these qualities the lustrous gem is often illustrated swirling through mist or clouds. Dragons are traditionally shown with their mouths open and their eyes wide as they endeavour to capture the eternal treasure.

Features of the coin:

  • Coin's reverse: Depicts a coloured dragon with its serpentine body twisted in the shape of a figure eight, an auspicious number in China. The legendary creature is surrounded by clouds and is chasing a flaming pearl, which is also rendered in vivid colour. The mystical object is inscribed with the Chinese character for ‘dragon’.
  • Coin’s obverse: Portrays the Ian Rank-Broadly effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the weight and fineness, monetary denomination and the 2020 year- date
  • Low mintage: Only 888 pieces will be released worldwide.
  • Each coin struck from 2 troy ounces of 99.99% pure silver 
  • The coin is housed in a classic display case within an illustrated shipper and accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
  • Each coin has been "antiqued" individually which give a unique finish conveying the abrasion on the surface as an ancient artefact. Therefore, the appearance of each coin may de different
More Information
Year 2020
Metal Content Silver
Denomination $ 2
Purity 9999
Condition Antique
Country Tuvalu
Manufacturer Perth Mint
Mintage 888
Diameter (mm) 40.69
Thickness (mm) 5.86
Box & Certificate Yes