2013 Year of the Snake 0.5oz Silver Coins 0oz

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Part of the Australian Lunar Series II, which features the twelve animals of China’s ancient lunar calendar.

People born within the date range of February 10, 2013 to January 30, 2014 will be born within the Year of the Snake. Previous date ranges have included the years 1917,1929,1941,1953,1965,1977,1989, and 2001. People born under the influence of this sign as said to be intelligent, graceful, independent, analytical, and charming.

The reverse design of the gold coin features a snake amongst grass and bamboo shoots with the Chinese character for “Snake”. An inscription below reads “Year of the Snake” with also the Perth Mint’s “P” mint mark. The reverse design for the silver coin features a snake curled around a tree branch. The obverse of both coins contains the Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Queen Elizabeth II with the date “2013”