2019 1oz Lunar Pig Silver Coin

Pig - Elegant, charming, artistic, gifted and calm
$64.57
0
Low: $0.00
High: $0.00
  • Membership unlocks:
    Tiered pricing, promotional discounts, loyalty reward points, stock availability, guaranteed buyback, my vault portfolio tools, custom charts and much more.
    Login/register to buy this item and enjoy member benefits
Sunshine Coast Bullion proudly presents the 1oz Lunar Pig Silver Coin (2019) from the Australian Lunar Series II by the Perth Mint. 

This is the 12th coin in a set of 12.  The Perth Mint’s Lunar Series II from the Perth Mint began with the Year of the Mouse (2008), with one coin being released each year.  

Reputedly the oldest chronological record in history, the ancient Chinese Lunar Calendar dates back beyond 2,600 BC. Based on the appearance of the new moon, it associates a different animal with each year in the 12-year lunar cycle.

Traditionally, the first year of the lunar cycle is ‘ruled’ by the mouse. According to legend, the order of the animals in Chinese astrology was determined by their race across a river. Unknown to the ox, the mouse hitched a ride on its back, leaping to victory at the very last second. The tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, goat, monkey, rooster, dog and pig followed the quick-thinking mouse and the flabbergasted ox to dry land.

Coin Highlights:
Contains 1 troy ounce or 31.1 grams of pure 99.99% silver
12th and final coin of Series II of the collectible Perth Mint Lunar series
Face value backed by Australian government
Coins ship in protective acrylic capsules, while multiples of 20 typically ship in sealed rolls 
Reverse features a mother pig and her 4 piglets surrounded by shrubbery 
Observe features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

In Chinese culture, each animal is believed to influence the personality of the people born under its ‘rule’.  The pig is the last sign of the Chinese zodiac.  The pig is a symbol of independence and curiosity and those born under the influence of the sign are said to be elegant, charming, artistic, gifted and calm.  People born in the Year of the pig enjoy life. They love entertainment and will occasionally treat themselves. They are a bit materialistic, but this is motivation for them to work hard. Being able to hold solid objects in their hands gives them security.

They are energetic and are always enthusiastic, even for boring jobs. If given the chance, they will take positions of power and status. They believe that only those people have the right to speak, and that’s what they want.

Recent years of the Pig are: 1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019

Struck from 999 pure silver, these Australian legal tender coins would make an ideal gift for parents who had a child born during the period 5 February 2019 to 24 January 2020.

Buy the popular and highly collectible 1oz Lunar pig Silver Coin today from your local gold and silver bullion dealer – Sunshine Coast Bullion!

Products specifications

Product ID 287
Metal Silver
Purity 9999
Weight 1oz
Grade Brilliant Uncirculated
Mint Perth Mint
Type Coin
Variant Pig
Denomination $1
Series Lunar Series
Condition New Direct from Mint
Origin Australian
Monarch Elizabeth II
Year 2019
Theme Fauna
Packaging Capsule
Superfund Approved No
Customers who bought this item also bought
Picture of 2017 1oz Lunar Rooster Silver Coin

2017 1oz Lunar Rooster Silver Coin

Rooster - Motivated, social, talented.

Picture of 2012 1/2oz Lunar Dragon Silver Coin

2012 1/2oz Lunar Dragon Silver Coin

The most popular Lunar Series Coin

10oz-qmint-silver-cast-bar-min-png-min

10oz Queensland Mint Kangaroo Silver Cast Bar

Polished finish with iconi Kangaroo Logo

Picture of 2013 1oz Lunar Snake Silver Coin

2013 1oz Lunar Snake Silver Coin

snake - wisdom, determination, prosperity.

Picture of 2015 1oz Lunar Goat Silver Coin

2015 1oz Lunar Goat Silver Coin

Goat - independent, inspired, artistic. Struck from 999 pure silver, these Australian legal tender coins would make an ideal gift for parents who had a child born during the period 19 February 2015 to 7 February 2016.

eureka-round-obv-min

1oz Eureka Silver Round

An iconic moment in Australia's history.

Picture of 1oz RAM Beneath the Southern Skies Silver Coin

1oz RAM Beneath the Southern Skies Silver Coin

Stunning Silver coin from the Royal Australian Mint in Canberra

lunar-2014-silver-horse-coin-reverse-min

2014 1oz Lunar Horse Silver Coin

Horse - happy, popular, life of the party.

Picture of 2016 1oz Kookaburra Silver Coin

2016 1oz Kookaburra Silver Coin

Kookaburra Silver Bullion Coin series 2016 Release

Picture of 2023 1oz Kookaburra Silver Coin

2023 1oz Kookaburra Silver Coin

Freshly Minted Kookaburra!

Vault storage

Safely and cost effectively store your gold and silver in our high security Vault. Learn more

Local pick up

Click and collect orders from our Brisbane Vault only by appointment with photographic ID. Learn more

Secure shipping

Save time and parking fees. Insured door to door with real time track and trace. Learn more