Australia 2011 Lunar Zodiac Year of the Rabbit 1 oz. Silver Coin (Series 2)
The Perth Mint has just released the upcoming 2011 Year of the Rabbit 1-oz Silver Coin through official distributor Panda America. The Rabbit is the 4th animal in the Chinese Lunar Zodiac calendar, and this silver coin is the fourth issue in Series II of Australia's Chinese Lunar Zodiac Silver Coin Program, following 2008's Rat, 2009's Ox, & 2010's Tiger. The reverse features a stylish version of two rabbits in a field with tree branches in the background, while the obverse features the classic Ian Rank Broadley effigy of Queen Elizabeth II, along with the year 2011 and country of issue, Australia. The Rabbit coin, along with ALL other lunar issues in this series, are available through Panda America:
People born during the following years can be said to be born in the Year of the Rabbit: 2011, 1999, 1987, 1975, 1963, 1951, 1939, 1927, 1915 and 1903. This new issue would make an excellent gift for anyone born in the Year of the Rabbit. These attractive, 99.9% PURE, LOW mintage coins are available now from Panda America. With striking designs and an early release, these Australian coins won't be around forever at this introductory price. Get yours BEFORE prices rise and while they are still in stock.