Product Description


Fineness: .9999 Denomination: $1 AUD
Gross Weight: 31.1035 g Diameter: 45.6 mm
Bullion Weight: 1 tr oz Thickness: 2.6 mm

Product Description

The Perth Mint’s Australian Lunar Series II celebrates the Year of the Monkey in 2016, the ninth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. Each coin has a fineness of 99.99% pure silver, and is protected in a plastic capsules. The reverse of each coin depicts an adult monkey and baby monkey holding a peach, sitting on a branch of a peach tree. The Chinese character for ‘Monkey’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Monkey’ also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mint mark along with a Bavarian Lion privy mark. Shown on the obverse of the coin, is the Ian Rank-Broadley likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Each coin is individually encapsulated to maintain its striking condition. This coin has a limited mintage of approximately 60,000 coins.

AVAILABLE IN STOCK – *Limited Quantity*

Delivery – Estimated 5 – 10 days of cleared payment


In Store Pickup – Available after Covid-19 temporary retail store closure