The Chinese Zodiac cycle consists of 12 animals: rat, ox, tiger, rabbit, dragon, snake, horse, goat (or sheep), monkey. rooster (or hen), dog and pig. The 2023 Year of the Rabbit will mark 2023 as a period of luck in numerous aspects including fortune, wealth and health.
The rabbit is associated with kindness, loyalty, and trustworthiness. They often see situations from both sides allowing them to come up with creative solutions to difficult problems. This may be why people born in the Year of the Rabbit are often considered some of the wisest and most kindhearted members of society.
Throughout history, rabbits have come to represent a period of peace, something that many people seek in tumultuous times.
Meticulously crafted from 1/10 oz of pure gold with flawless details, this coin from the Australian Lunar Series is an excellent gift for anyone born under the Chinese lunar year of the rabbit.
Design & Features
The Year of Rabbit 2023 coin portrays a rabbit leaping in grass. Included in the design is the Chinese character for ‘rabbit’, the inscription ‘RABBIT 2023’ and The Perth Mint’s ‘P’ mintmark.
The obverse depicts the Jody Clark effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the coin’s weight, purity and monetary denomination.
Each coin’s back side includes a security feature in the form of a micro-laser engraved letter within the design. It can only be detected under a magnifying glass and makes it significantly more difficult for the coin to be counterfeited.