To commemmorate the 2018 Lunar New Year, The Sentral Mint is proud to bring you the 2018 Chinese New Year trimetal coin. Featuring elements from the zodiac signs on a trimetal composite coin, this exquisite piece will make a valuable addition to any investment, collection or as a cherished memento for loved ones (especially if they're born in the year of the dog!).
Purity - 2pcs pure 999 gold + pure 999 silver + copper outer shell
Weight - 7.69g (0.5g x 2 gold + 3g silver + 3.69g copper)
Design (obverse) - Elements of this year's zodiac sign, the dog, appears on both gold portions of the coin; a side profile of the animal on one gold portion, while the other sports the chinese character for "dog", including weight and purity of each portion. The silver portion features intricate designs of the other zodiac animal signs around it, including each of their characters, along with the purity and weight of the silver portion. The copper features Chinese-inspired motifs along the outer shell.
Design (reverse) - The chinese characters for "dragon" and "tiger" is engraved on the two gold portions, while their respective graphic representation adorns the silver portion, separated with a Yin & Yang design. The copper portion features Chinese motifs along the outer shell.