|Country: Fiji||Metal Purity: 999||Box: Yes|
|Year of Issue: 2016||Weight: 31.1 g||CoA: Yes|
|Face Value: 10 dollars||Dimensions: 40||Coin Accent: Stone insert|
|ID: FJ0088||Quality: Proof|
|Mintage quantity: 8888 pcs|
This coin is a precious piece struck from 1 oz silver .999 in proof quality and dedicated to the ninth of all the animals in the Chinese zodiac. Issued as part of the highly successful annual series, this 2016 Year of the Monkey coin with the mintage of 8888 pieces worldwide boasts 24K gold plating and a pink freshwater pearl insert! A splendid talisman in your collection!
The traditional obverse of the Fiji coin features the effigy of Her Majesty Elizabeth II surrounded by the following inscriptions: the Queen’s name, the issuing country and year.
The reverse depicts two 24K gold-plated monkeys – all around a real freshwater pearl against the shiny proof background. According to the ancient Chinese zodiac, human character is interpreted not by the month, but rather by the lunar year of birth. The Chinese believe that people born in the year of the monkey are astute, intelligent and flexible which enables them to solve problems with ease. The reverse also includes the inscription of the name of the coin and its face value. This silver piece was minted to charm! This monkey coin comes housed within a beautiful packaging with a numbered CoA - a beautiful gift for someone born in 2016 or any other Monkey year!