From the Perth Mint’s popular Lunar Series III comes the 2022 5 oz. Silver Lunar Tiger commemorating the Year of the Tiger from the Chinese Lunar calendar. Jennifer McKenna’s tiger and cub design looks striking in bullion grade .9999 fine silver.
- 5 oz. .9999 fine silver BU grade
- 8 dollars face value backed by the Australian government
- Individual coins packaged in protective capsule
- Obverse image is Jody Clark’s Queen Elizabeth II
- Reverse image is a tiger with tiger cub and the Chinese character for tiger
Perth’s Lunar III series is known for its meticulous craftsmanship and superb artistry. Jenna McKenna, Perth Mint’s artist has delivered with this design of a tiger and its cub on a rock ledge surrounded by bamboo and ferns. Struck in 5 oz of bullion grade .9999 fine silver, this heartwarming scene of a tiger parent showing the young tiger cab the ropes, really pops. At the top of the coin is the Chinese character for tiger and ‘TIGER 2022’. To the left of the image is the Perth Mint’s mint mark, ‘P’. At the base of the rock ledge are Jenna McKenna’s initials, ‘JM’.
The obverse of the coin has Jody Clark’s design of Queen Elizabeth II commissioned in 2015. The image features the queen in profile wearing her crown and royal jewels. Above her is written ‘Elizabeth II Australia’. Below her image is ‘5 oz 9999 Ag’ and ‘8 dollars’. This coin is legal tender backed by the Australian government.
The Perth Mint is a highly trusted mint with a long legacy of creating coins and bullion of the finest quality. Originally founded as another Royal Mint location, the Perth Mint has made a name for itself. Widely respected for making the legal tender for Australia, they have built on the traditions of the past and emerged as trend setters in modern coins and bullions.
Proving that more is better, the 2022 5 oz Australian Silver Lunar Tiger coin looks superb in the tiger design. The Lunar series coins are always super popular and this 5 oz version of its smaller cousins the 1oz and 2oz, is sure to satisfy your appetite for more silver. Be sure to get yours today.