Tavex is proud to present the 1/4oz Australian Lunar Year of the Dragon 2024 Gold Coin, a symbol of majesty and tradition. The Year of the Dragon is the fifth icon in the cycle of twelve animals that epitomise the ancient Chinese lunar calendar. This magnificent gold coin not only marks the Year of the Dragon but it also honours those born in the Dragon years of 2024, 2012, 2000, 1988, 1976, and each twelfth year before. Individuals associated with this zodiac sign are renowned for their ambition, success, and charm.
Embracing the storied customs of the Chinese Zodiac, this coin series captures the essence of each lunar year through designs that feature the respective animal emblem. This practice is more than a nod to heritage; it’s a living tribute to the ancient Chinese lunar calendar, a cornerstone of Asian culture that has shaped celebrations, folklore, and the arts for millennia.
Crafted by The Perth Mint with meticulous attention to detail, each coin is composed of 99.99% pure gold, asserting its purity and value. Recognised as legal tender in accordance with the Australian Currency Act 1965, these coins stand as a symbol of cultural heritage and a sovereign testament to numismatic artistry and cultural legacy.
- The Year of the Dragon gold bullion coins are money. The Gold Lunar Series was initially issued in 1996, and the Australian Government considers every gold piece in the series, including the Chinese Year of the Dragon, to be legal tender.
- Australian Lunar Year of the Dragon gold coins are great gifts for your loved ones. Buy gold as a gift to your loved ones that are personal to their year of birth, and which also act as a solid investment decision.
- Australian Lunar Year of the Dragon gold coins are made in proof condition. This 24 karat gold precious metal bar is minted with high quality, brilliance, and rich detail.
- The Australian Lunar Year of the Dragon gold coins are popular with astute collectors.The coin's dragon design, which changes every 12th year, as well as its quality, purity, and legal tender status, result in a significant premium over its melt value in the secondary market.