1 Dollar - Elizabeth II 4th Portrait - Year of the Monkey - Silver Bullion Coin


Country Australia
Queen Elizabeth II (1952-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2016
Value 1 Dollar
1.00 AUD = 0.77 USD
Currency Dollar (1966-date)
Composition Silver (.999)
Weight 31.1035 g
Diameter 45.1 mm
Thickness 4 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑

Commemorative issue

Year of the Monkey

Series: Lunar Series II


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

1oz 999 SILVER 2016 1 DOLLAR

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.


Adult and junior Monkey, Chinese character for Monkey above

Year of the Monkey

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  - $1 One Ounce Silver Lunar Series 2 Coin.

Coloured version

In 2016 we celebrate the ninth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese zodiac, the monkey.
The birth dates for people ruled by the Chinese Lunar monkey include 1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, and 2016. Those born under the influence of this sign are said to be intelligent, quick-witted, optimistic, ambitious, and adventurous.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
2016 P 1,198 0% 4 Coin Typeset Coloured
2016 P 435 0% 4 Coin Typeset Coloured Japan
2016 P 1,198 0% 4 Coin Typeset Gilded
2016 P 435 0% 4 Coin Typeset Gilded Japan
2016 P 1,198 0% 4 Coin Typeset Proof
2016 P 435 0% 4 Coin Typeset Proof Japan
2016 P 1,198 0% 4 Coin Typeset UNC
2016 P 435 0% 4 Coin Typeset UNC Japan
2016 P 4,297 9% Proof
2016 P 4,959 0% Proof - Coloured
2016 P 3,026 0.9% Proof - High Relief
2016 P 1,000 0% Proof - In 3 Coin Set
2016 P 1,500 0% Proof - In 4 Coin set
2016 P 300,000 31.43 87% UNC
2016 P 10,000 5% UNC - Coloured
2016 P 23,661 0.9% UNC - Coloured
2016 P 6,656 3% UNC - Gilded

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