The 2014 Year of the Horse 1oz Silver Proof High Relief Coin represents the very best in minting excellence and design. The release celebrates the Chinese Lunar Year of the Horse, the seventh animal in the 12-year zodiac cycle.
Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
Each coin is meticulously struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.
High Relief Design
The coin’s high relief reverse and obverse are minted on concave surfaces to ensure the optimum flow of metal is achieved by the strike of the die.
The coin’s reverse depicts two horses standing within a stylised Chinese landscape. The Chinese character for ‘horse’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Horse’ also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.
Australian Legal Tender
Issued as legal tender under the Australian Currency Act 1965, the coin depicts the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on the obverse.
Extremely Limited Mintage
No more than 7,500 of these coins will be released.
Numbered Certificate of Authenticity
Each coin is accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.
Stylish Presentation Packaging
The coin is housed in a stylish black and red display case, with a striking illustrated shipper.