The 2023 Four Guardians -White Tiger 1 oz Gold Coin has a stunning design that is beautiful and memorable. This coin features one of the four guardians of the seasons and the directions-the White Tiger the Guardian of Autumn, the season of the West. This image looks great in .999 fine gold.
- Made of 1 oz of .999 fine gold
- Face value of $2 is legal tender of Samoa
- Obverse side has the image of Queen Elizabeth II
- The reverse side has a White Tiger and symbols of Autumn and a compass
The obverse side of the coin has Ian Rank-Broadley’s image of Queen Elizabeth II. This classic design based on Rank-Broadley’s sculpture of the queen has the queen facing to the right. She is wearing a tiara on her head. The design is super detailed and you can make out the curls on her head and the lines in her face. Above her is ‘SAMOA 2023’. Below her is ‘1 oz Au 999’. To the right of this and dead center of the bottom is the Samoan Coat of Arms. To the right of the coat of arms is ‘2 DOLLARS’.
On the reverse of the coin is the Guardian of Autumn and the East, the White Tiger. Autumn is a season of balance and light and the White Tiger’s stripes are a depiction of this darkness and light working to balance themselves. To the bottom right is a swirly wind representing Autumn and a compass indicating that the tiger is a Guardian of the West as well as Autumn. At the bottom, it says ‘White Tiger of the West-Autumn.
Investors love to add gold to their portfolios as a hedge against inflation. Gold has been desirable for thousands of years as something that is beautiful and looks great as jewelry or for accent pieces in art. Gold also is used in modern-day manufacturing so from a practical standpoint the world needs gold. Some believe that gold would make great currency if the financial system were to experience a crisis. Gold could be traded as it was hundreds of years ago as currency.
The 2023 Four Guardians White Tiger 1 oz Gold Coin is a unique coin because you don’t see many coins from Samoa. This makes the coin kind of exotic. Get yours today.