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2006 Australian Lunar Dog 2 oz Silver Coin

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Join the celebration of the Year of the Dog with the esteemed 2006 Australian Lunar Dog 2 oz Silver Coin from the renowned Lunar Silver Series by the Perth Mint. Symbolizing loyalty and honesty, this Year of the Dog coin is a cherished addition to any collection. Embrace the lunar zodiac while investing in the finest quality silver available. Order yours today from Provident Metals.


  • Arrives in protective capsules!
  • 8th design in the Lunar Silver Series I collection!
  • Total mintage of 17,106 silver coins!
  • Represents the 11th year in the zodiac.
  • Contains 2 Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
  • Bears a face value of 2 Dollars is backed by Australia.
  • The effigy of Queen Elizabeth II is located on the obverse side.
  • A dog is displayed on the reverse field.

Each 2006 Australian Lunar Dog 2 oz Silver Coin arrives safeguarded in a protective capsule. This coin holds the distinction of being the 8th release in the overall series and represents the 11th zodiac animal.


The obverse side of the 2006 Australian Lunar Dog Silver Coin features Ian Rank-Broadleys portrait of Queen Elizabeth II in right-profile relief, surrounded by distinctive markings. Inscriptions read ELIZABETH II, AUSTRALIA, 2 DOLLARS, and IRB.


On the reverse of each 2006 Lunar Dog 2 oz Silver Coin, a dog sits gracefully, gazing to the right. Notably, the traditional Chinese character for dog enriches this design field. Inscriptions include 2006, and 2 OZ 999 SILVER.


The Perth Mint’s Lunar Series commenced in 1996 with the Year of the Mouse, initially offering gold coins exclusively. Silver coins made their debut in 1999 with the Year of the Rabbit. In 2006, a significant addition was made to the seriesa 10 kg silver bullion coin.


Contact Provident Metals at 1-800-313-3315 and seize the opportunity to own a piece of the lunar legacy in silver. Reach out to our knowledgeable team for any assistance or queries via email or our user-friendly online chat as well.

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Product Details

Year 2006
Mint Mark P - Perth Mint
Metals Purity .9999
Producer Perth Mint
Thickness 4.5 mm
Diameter 50.3 mm
Condition Brilliant Uncirculated
Denomination $2 AUD
Country Australia
Designer (Obverse) Ian Rank-Broadley
Edge Style Reeded
Product Series Lunar Series I
Certificate of Authenticity No
Mintage 17,106
Packaging Plastic Capsule
Metal Content 2 Troy Ounces
Shipping Orders over $199 Ship Free
Provident ID 4045620