Buy Silver Monkey Coins
This magnificent silver coin celebrate the Year of the Monkey, the ninth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. In Chinese culture, people born in the Year of the Monkey - 1908, 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956,1968, 1980, 1992, 2004 and 2016 are regarded as intelligent, quick-witted, optimistic, ambitious, and adventurous.
Each silver bullion coin's reverse depicts an adult monkey and a baby monkey sitting in a peach tree. The baby is holding a peach, which is symbolic of longevity and immortality. The Chinese character for 'monkey' and the inscription 'Year of the Monkey' also appear in the design with The Perth Mint's traditional 'P' mintmark. The Ian Rank-Broadley effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the 2016 year-date and the monetary denomination are shown on the obverse of each coin.
- The Perth Mint produced only 300,000 of these 1 oz silver coins. Production will cease when the mintage is either fully sold or at the end of the silver coin series year of mintage, whichever comes first.
Silver Coin Storage
You can take direct discreet delivery to door or choose to store 2016 1 oz Silver Monkey Coins safely and securely with Kitco Allocated Storage.
Kitco offers global options for silver bullion coin storage that are fully segregated, insured and allocated. Kitco's network of top-tier silver coin vaults include some of the most secure non-bank silver bullion storage facilities located in Canada, Hong Kong or the United States (COMEX approved). Cayman Islands silver coin storage is also available (certain conditions apply).
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About the Perth Mint
Founded in 1899, the Perth Mint is the official minting authority of the Australian Government. Fully owned by the state government of Western Australia, The Perth Mint has maintained an outstanding reputation for fine gold coins and bars among bullion buyers worldwide.
Why buy Australian Silver Monkey Coins from Kitco?
Kitco is a trusted leader in the silver bullion coin and physical precious metals industry. Silver coins and other precious metals sold by Kitco are recognized in bullion markets around the world. With our focus on silver bullion, you benefit from pricing and premiums that are highly competitive in the industry. At Kitco, we make it easy for you to manage your tangible wealth.
You can sell or buy silver coins and other precious metals using our convenient online store, or by contacting our team of highly trained precious metals specialists. Backed by our global information network, Kitco has been proudly serving our customers since 1977.
- The 2016 Silver Monkey Coin(s) you receive may not be in absolute mint condition.