22nd Nov2011

Mythology meets Reality

by YOTD

Having searched the globe for the newest release from The Perth Mint – the 2011 Beijing International Coin Exposition East Meets West ½ ounce Two-Coin Set has finally been tracked down!

Without a doubt one of the hottest 2-coin sets to be released this year – with over two thirds of the mintage immediately sold out at the Beijing Show – each official Australian Legal Tender issue is presented within an illustrated envelope. Depicting the Perth Mint’s iconic Year of the Dragon design in anticipation for 2012, the second coin features an Australian Koloa asleep in a eucalyptus tree.

With only a limited number of sets available – head on over to Downies.com to secure yours today!

14th Nov2011

Mythology meets Reality

by YOTD

The newest release from The Perth Mint issued in celebration of the 2011 Beijing International Coin Exposition, combines the national icons of the East and West – delivering one of the most sought after 2-coin packs of the year.

2011 Beijing Show 2 Coin Set

Struck from 1/2 ounce of .999 pure silver, each coin has been endorsed as official Australian Legal Tender and is fittingly presented within an illustrated envelope. Housing the signature Perth Mint Year of the Dragon coin issued for the highly anticipated arrival of 2012, the second coin pays tribute to an Australian Koala asleep in a eucalyptus tree.

With over two thirds of the allocated 2,888 piece mintage sold at the show –distributers are frantically trying to secure small allocations – stay tuned to www.yearofthedragon.net.au for further information on this set!