For people born in the Year of the Rat, the number 2 is believed to be lucky – so 2020 is a particularly fortunate Year of the Rat. People born under this sign are clever, sharp-witted and charming. This brilliant $1 silver 1/2 oz ingot features the silver-tongued Rat, surrounded by lucky lychee. A traditional gift for Chinese New Year, this is the perfect memento or gift for the outgoing Lunar Rat in your life.
This $1 silver 1/2 oz ingot celebrates the 2020 Year of the Rat. The first sign of the lunar twelve-year cycle, the Rat is known for its cleverness and caution. People born in the Year of the Rat share these traits, along with attributes of sensitivity and persuasiveness.
During Chinese New Year which is an internationally celebrated cultural festival, it is tradition to exchange coins and money as gifts. This beautiful $1 1/2 oz silver ingot makes an ideal gift to herald a lucky 2020 Year of the Rat.
People born in the Year of the Rat are said to be charming, witty, compelling and talented. Some famous people born in the Year of the Rat include Prince Harry (1984), singer and actress Olivia Newton-John (1948), actress Tilda Swinton (1960), author Sir Terry Pratchett (1948) and singer Lorde (1996).
- Silver $1 ingot celebrating 2020 as Year of the Rat
- Reverse features a clever rat surrounded by auspicious lychee
- Obverse features the effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II designed by Jody Clark and auspicious lychee
- Presented in a display case alongside a numbered Certificate of Authenticity
- Australian legal tender
- Limited mintage of 10,000
|Silver Content (Troy oz)||1/2 oz|
|Monetary Denomination (AUD)||1.00|
|Fineness (% purity)||99.9|
|Dimensions (mm)||42.70 x 24.70|
|Obverse Designer||J. Clark|
|Reverse Designer||B. King|
|Packaging||Coin in capsule within a box|