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Year of the Rat  10€ Silver coin
Year of the Rat  10€ Silver coin

Year of the Rat
10€ Silver coin Proof quality yeardate 2020

  • The series of the Chinese Calendar which shows each year a new animal
  • 2020 : year of the rat

The series features each year the Chinese calendar animals.
Chinese astrology is based on a 12 years cycle, represented by twelve animals. The 2020 year is the year of the rat.
On the obverse, surrounded by a pattern inspired by Chinese traditional arts, the pig flies out from the middle of the coin. The wording « Year of the Pig » surrounds the design. An ideogram realized by a Chinese Calligraphy Master is also displayed.
On the reverse we can find the twelve animals that constitute the Chinese zodiac displayed on a traditional screen alongside a Chinese temple door. The one the pig used to go “through” the coin.
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Ref : 10041332390000


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The collection "Lunar Chinese Calendar"