These striking 2015 1/10 oz Gold coins, produced by Perth Mint, celebrate the Year of the Goat and are dated to commemorate the event! Year of the Goat 1oz Bullion Coins Officially Sold Out! The full mintage of 30,000 gold bullion coins celebrating the Year of the Goat have been manufactured and sold worldwide.
In the Chinese Lunar Calendar, 2015 is the Year of the Goat. The goat is the eighth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be elegant, charming, artistic, gifted and calm.
The obverse carries the right side profile of Queen Elizabeth II encircled by inscriptions. Along the coin's rim reads the legal tender, country of origin "AUSTRALIA", Her Majesty's name, "Elizabeth II", and the weight and purity "1/10 oz 9999 Gold".
The reverse features an adult male goat standing on a ridge in a stylized mountain scene. The Chinese character for ‘goat’ and the inscription ‘Year of the Goat’ also appear in the design with the Perth Mint’s traditional ‘P’ mintmark.