First Yellow Gold
Lunar Medals of the HKSAR with Everlasting Value
2020 is the Year
of the Golden Rat, which occurs only once in the 60-year
sexagenary cycle. The rat is ranked as the first Chinese
zodiac animal. According to a Chinese myth, it was the rat
which bit a hole in the chaotic sky and brought about the
universe. As the symbol of a new start and a bright
prospect, the rat is believed to bring one bliss, peace and
abundance. To celebrate this lucky Year of the Rat, the
famous Royal Mint has proudly issued the “Hong Kong Year of
the Rat Gold Proof Medals” in limited worldwide edition!
Sequels to the first yellow gold lunar medal series of the
HKSAR, these medals sparkle with the supreme nobleness and
splendour of pure yellow gold! They make the best
collectibles for you to keep or to give away. Certain to
trigger a craze like their predecessors, these limited gems
should be secured now!
Hong Kong Year of the Rat
Gold Proof Medals
Rat Brings Peace and Longevity
features an agile rat admiring a flourishing Buddha’s hand
plant, the fruit of happiness and longevity, to wish you
peace, prosperity and good health. The words “YEAR OF THE
RAT” in both English and Chinese are inscribed on the top.
The year “2020” at the bottom is flanked by a pair of peony
blossoms (the flowers of wealth) entwined with vines, to
beckon wealth and longevity.
Reverse: Thriving View of Victoria Harbour Denotes a
Vigorous Hong Kong
The reverse bears
a splendid view of the prosperous Victoria Harbour from the
Peak, featuring the two tallest skyscrapers of Hong Kong
facing each other across the harbour. It demonstrates the
robust vigour of Hong Kong as an “Asia’s World City”. Above
the skyline is a blooming Bauhinia, the city’s floral
emblem, wishing Hong Kong and Hongkongers a prosperous
future. The outer ring features a pair of plump ears of
grains to denote opulence, with the inscription “Hong Kong
Special Administrative Region” in English and Chinese.
Unprecedented Yellow Gold
Lunar Masterpieces of the
Thousand-year Royal Mint
The Royal Mint is
among the oldest mints in the world with a history of over
1,100 years! It is the official minting authority of the
United Kingdom and has been entrusted by Hong Kong and over
100 countries to strike their coinage. The “Hong Kong Year
of the Rat Gold Proof Medals” are from the Mint’s first-ever
yellow gold lunar medal series. A combination of traditional
hand-engraving skills and modern top-notch technology,
each medal meticulously captures the design in delicate
frosted relief against the brilliant mirror-like background!
Such perfect works of art will be treasured for generations!
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