The Chinese large 18 karat gold lunar zodiac coin series is part of one of the most popular series ever issued by the Royal Canadian Mint. This proof coin, 5th in the series of 12, weighs just over one full ounce and features a matte horse design over a mirrored background. The coin comes in an attractive Asian themed presentation case, adding to the collector experience or making this a great gift item. Mintage is limited to 2,500 pieces worldwide.
The horse design captures the true essence of the Horse’s personality; one who has a sunny disposition and enjoys plenty of space to frolic.
Year of the Horse:
People born in 2014, 2002, 1990, 1978, 1966, 1954, 1942, 1930, 1918 and 1906 are ruled by the Year of the Horse. The Horse personality embodies life, liberty and happiness. He’s personality is amazingly agile, physically and mentally; a master problem-solver. After everyone else has given up, the Horse will saunter in with an ingenious and practical solution, and often charge ahead before the rest of the group can catch up. The Horse can also be impatient, but forgiving and kind.