This special Year of the Mouse coin features a privy mark representation of a dragon, one of the most revered mythical creatures in Chinese culture.
Struck from 1oz of 99.99% pure silver and issued as legal Australian tender, the bullion coin portrays two mice foraging among husks of corn in a design celebrating the first animal in the zodiac. The inclusion of a dragon privy mark honours the ancient symbol of power, wisdom and luck.
Traditionally, a privy mark is a small symbol in the coin design used to identify the mint of origin. The Perth Mint pioneered the modern revival of this ancient practice during the 1990s.
With their additional points of design difference, The Perth Mint’s privy mark coins are highly sought after by investors and collectors alike.
With a limited mintage of 30,000, the Year of the Mouse 2020 1oz Silver Bullion Coin with Dragon Privy should be no exception.