8 Dollars - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Year of the Dog - Silver Bullion Coin


Issuer Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2018
Value 8 Dollars
8.00 AUD = USD 5.93
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.9999)
Weight 155.5 g
Diameter 60.3 mm
Thickness 5.8 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 142960
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Commemorative issue

Year of the dog

Series: Lunar series II


4th portrait of Queen Elizabeth II facing right wearing the Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara

5OZ 9999 Ag 2018 8 DOLLARS

Designer: Ian Rank-Broadley

Ian Rank-Broadley FRBS is a British sculptor who has produced many acclaimed works, among which are several designs for British coinage.


A dog with a puppy surrounded by flowers. Chinese character for Dog above.

Year of the Dog

Designer: Ing Ing Jong

Ing graduated from Perth’s Central TAFE School of Art and Design in 2006 with an Advanced Diploma in Graphic Design, having specialized in illustration and multimedia. She designed the coins for the Perth Mint in Australia, including the Lunar series in 2013.




P Perth Mint, Australia


Issued by the Perth Mint  - $8 Five Ounce Silver Lunar Series 2 Coin. This coin only came in Uncirculated finish.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2018 P 12 778 UNC

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