2013 Perth ANDA Show Special Snake Success One Ounce Silver – Perth Mint

2013-Perth-ANDA-Show-Special-Snake-Success-silver-one-ounce-coin-perth-mint-boxOne of two Perth ANDA Coin Show Specials, this spectacular release is just perfect for collectors!
Celebrating the Year of the Snake and the ideals of good fortune, this stunning 1oz silver proof coin is released to encourage success. Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu, this coin is struck from 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.

Only 2,013 of these Perth ANDA Coin Show Specials will be issued for the event, which takes place at the Burswood Entertainment Complex on 2 and 3 March 2013.

Each coin is housed in special ANDA presentation packaging, making it an unforgettable memento from the show.

DESIGN

The reverse of the success coin depicts a representation of the staff or caduceus of the god Mercury, featuring two snakes and wings, adjacent to the Roman gods Mercury and Fortuna, both symbolising success and abundance. The inscriptions SUCCESS and 2013 YEAR OF THE SNAKE also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.

The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the 2013 year-date are shown on the coin’s obverse.

PRESENTATION

Accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity, the coin is housed in a prestigious acrylic display case and wonderfully illustrated box-shipper featuring the ANDA logo alongside the dates of the Perth show.

Lunar Good Fortune – 2013 Lunar Snake One Ounce Silver 2 Coin Set

  • Year of the Snake Wealth and Wisdom Coloured Designs
  • Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver
  • Extremely Limited Issue – 1,500 Sets
  • Tuvalu Legal Tender
  • Stunning Illustrated Presentation Packaging

Celebrating the Year of the Snake, this stunning two-coin set is released to inspire wealth, wisdom and good fortune.

A prestigious and exceptionally limited offering from The Perth Mint, this set makes a great gift or collectable for anyone born in these auspicious years – 1917, 1929, 1941, 1953, 1965, 1977, 1989, 2001 and 2013.

Proof Quality 99.9% Pure Silver

Each coin is struck from 1oz of 99.9% pure silver in proof quality.

Stunning Year of the Snake Coloured Designs

The reverse of the wealth coin depicts a representation of a snake and a treasure chest full of golden coins, signifying wealth and prosperity, bordered by a snake motif.  The inscriptions WEALTH and 2013 YEAR OF THE SNAKE also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.

The reverse of the wisdom coin depicts a representation of a snake, depicted with a Chinese abacus, a calligraphy pen, an hour glass, an ancient map and a symbolic pyramid, all signifying wisdom, bordered by a snake motif.  The inscriptions WISDOM and 2013 YEAR OF THE SNAKE also appear in the design with The Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.

Extremely Limited Issue

The Perth Mint will release no more than 1,500 of these Lunar Good Fortune – 2013 Year of the Snake 1oz Silver Proof Two-Coin Sets, from a maximum mintage of 5,000 for each coin.

Tuvalu Legal Tender

Issued as legal tender under the authority of the Government of Tuvalu, the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2013 year-date and monetary denomination are shown on each coin’s obverse.

Stunning Illustrated Presentation Packaging

This colourful two-coin set is housed in a classic display case and illustrated shipper, accompanied by a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.

Technical Specifications:

Silver Content (Troy oz) 1
Monetary Denomination (TVD) 1
Fineness (% purity) 99.9
Minimum Gross Weight (g) 31.135
Maximum Diameter (mm) 40.10
Maximum Thickness (mm) 2.60
Designer Tom Vaughan