2016 1 oz Year of the Monkey Gold Coin

Purchase Price

  • 1 Troy ounce
  • Content
  • 34.00 mm
  • Diameter
  • 99.99% fine gold
  • Purity
  • $100 AUD
  • Face Value
  • $1,256.15 USD
  • Sellback Price

The 2016 1 oz Lunar Series Year of the Monkey gold coin is now for sale to commemorate the Chinese New Year. This .9999 fine gold coin is produced by the Royal Australian Mint and distributed exclusively by PAMP.

Celebrated by the Chinese for its symbolic properties of cleverness, courage and resourcefulness, the monkey is believed to signify a year of great harmony and financial prosperity. The truly exceptional coin features a richly detailed design crafted in 99.99% fine gold with an uncirculated bullion finish.

The design features a richly detailed rendering of a nimble monkey climbing among the branches of a flowering tree and the Chinese character that translates as “monkey” in English. The top of the design features the year while the bottom features the coin's metal weight and fineness.

The obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, along with the text “ELIZABETH II,” “Australia” and the face value of the coin – all of which are encircled by depictions of the 12 signs and moon phases of the Chinese Zodiac.

Special Features:

  • Coins are rendered and struck in high detail and quality by the Royal Australian Mint.
  • Uniquely suited for both gift-givers and investment enthusiasts alike.
  • Composition:  99.99% fine gold.
  • Weight:  1 oz (31.11 g).
  • Diameter:  34.00 mm.

Storage Information

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