Australia – Silver coin BU 1 oz, Year of the Dog, 2018

In the Chinese Lunar Calendar, 2018 is the Year of the Dog. Chinese astrology is based on a 12 years cycle, represented by twelve animals. The dog is the eleventh animal in the Chinese calendar. These Australian Silver Lunar coins elebrate the Chinese lunar calendar. According to the lunar calendar, each of these 12 animals has a profound influence over those born under its year of “rule”.
People born under the influence of the dog are said to be good-natured, loyal, kind, and sincere. Fiercely loyal to those that they love, the dog will do anything for friends and family. They value honour, respect tradition and enjoy helping people.
Those with year of birth 1934, 1946, 1958, 1970, 1982, 1994, 2006 and 2018 belong to the year of the dog. The obverse of the coin features the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Queen Elizabeth II with the 2018 date, precious metal content, and monetary denomination.

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Australia – Silver coin BU 1 oz, Year of the Goat, 2015

The 2015 Lunar Goat Silver Coin. In 2015, the Perth Mint celebrated the Chinese year of the goat with the wonderfully crafted Lunar Goat Silver coin. With a 99.9% pure silver, the 2015 silver goat forms part of a highly collectible 12-coin series representing every animal of the Chinese Lunar calendar. As a result the coins are highly collectible thus highly valuable and promise an excellent return on investment.

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San Marino – 2 Euro BU, Giacomo Puccini, 2014

Coin dedicated to 90th Anniversary of the Death of Giacomo Puccini. Quality Brilliant Uncirculated.
Giacomo Puccini was an Italian composer, born on December 22, 1858 in Lucca, died on 29 November 1924 in Brussels. He wrote a total of 12 operas. His most famous works are the opera “Manon Lescaut” and “La Fanciulla del West”

San Marino – 2 Euro, Donato Bramante, 2014

Coin dedicated to 500th Anniversary of the Death of Donato “Donnino” di Angelo di Pascuccio, Brilliant Uncirculated. Donato Bramante (1444 – 11 March 1514) was an Italian architect, who introduced Renaissance architecture to Milan and the High Renaissance style to Rome, where his plan for St. Peter’s Basilica formed the basis of design executed by Michelangelo. His Tempietto (San Pietro in Montorio) marked the beginning of the High Renaissance in Rome (1502) when Alexander VI appointed him to build a sanctuary that allegedly marked the spot where Peter was crucified.

San Marino – Official BU Set 2014

The brilliant uncirculated divisional coin set 2014 contains 8 coins (from 1 cent until a 2 euro). The outer packaging shows two architectural elements of the oldest Republic in the world, the Government Building and the Basilica of San Marino. A suggestive and emblematic aerial picture depicts the Government Building, base of the main institutional bodies, sited in the same place of the ancient “Domus Magna Comunis”, built between 1380 and 1392 and pulled down at the end of the nineteenth century. In its nearby the Domus Plebis square with the neoclassical Basilica, where a part of the relics of Saint Marino are kept. Marino founded the community of San Marino in 301 a. C. and took refuge on the mount Titano in order to escape with other Christians from Diocleziano’s persecutions. The packaging is completed by the technical data of the coins and another symbolic picture: the First Tower, also named Rocca or Guaita, encircled by a double wall where people sheltered during the sieges. Built directly on the stone of the Mount without any foundation, the Tower dates back to the tenth century. The packaging of the brilliant uncirculated divisional coin set shows a panoramic view of the City Centre of San Marino and the Mount Titano registered by UNESCO on the List of the World Heritage since 2008. Maximum mintage: 15,000 complete sets.

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Vatican – Official Euro coin set BU 2014

PONTIFICATE OF POPE FRANCIS EURO COINS, YEAR 2014. The Philatelic and Numismatic Office of the Vatican City presents the new coin set, composed by 8 coins (2 and 1 Euro, 50, 20, 10, 5, 2, 1 Eurocent), bearing the date “2014″. The reverse side is common to all countries, while the obverse shows His Holiness Francis, Sovereign of Vatican City State, the text “CITTA DEL VATICANO” and twelve stars. Available now!

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Slovakia – Official coin set, 10th anniversary of entry to the EU, 2014

Euro coin set 2014 “The 10th anniversary of entry of the Slovak Republic to the European Union “. Coin set including also the commemorative coin in nominal value of 2 euro “Entry of the Slovak Republic to the European Union – the 10th anniversary”. Finishing: SU – special uncirculated. Mintage: 4000 pcs.