Pitcairn Island Coins
2011 Lunar

Year of the Rabbit coin
Year of the Rabbit

A person born in the year of the Rabbit possesses one of the most fortunate of the Lunar signs – that of longevity. The Rabbit or Hare in Chinese mythology is said to derive their essence from the Moon.

Reverse Design
Full colour printed image of a Rabbit in the snow within a northern Europe winter scene. This image signifies determination (ability to survive in the harsh winter climate), a character trait of people born under Year of the Rabbit. The engraved Chinese symbol for year of the rabbit signifies an earthly branch.

Year of the Rabbit obverse
Obverse Design

The Raphael Maklouf Effigy of Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II Sovereign of the Commonwealth of the Pitcairn Islands.
Year of the Rabbit display case

Display Case
Included is a custom moulded “Snow Paw Print”Display case, featuring a paw print of a rabbit in the snow and symbolising the Lunar Year of the Rabbit.

Year of the Rabbit coin $115.00 Sorry - Sold Out
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Metal .999 Silver
Finish: Proof-like with Colour Printing
Weight:  1 troy oz
Diameter:  40.7mm
Edge Milled
Denomination: NZ$2
Country of Issue:  Pitcairn Islands
Year of Issue: 2011
Mintage: 15,000