The 1 oz gold coins of the Gold South African Krugerrand Series are the oldest gold bullion coins available to private investors. The coins were introduced in 1967 with a 1 oz gold option and have since grown to include fractional-ounce gold weights. At one point in the program’s history, it dominated the market with an estimated 90% control of the gold bullion coin market. Right now, 1 oz Gold South African Krugerrands with abrasions present are available to purchase online from Silver.com.
- Ships to you in individual plastic flips!
- Produced since 1967!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of actual gold content.
- The obverse features Paul Kruger.
- On the reverse is a Springbok antelope.
- Please bear in mind that these coins comes with varying degrees and types of abrasions, and varing date marks are offered.
Each 1 oz Gold South African Krugerrand in this listing comes to you with an individual plastic flip. The coins in this listing come with various date marks that stretch all the way back to the 1967 debut of the series as a possible coin. However, more recent date marks are more likely in this listing. All of the coins will come with varying degrees of abrasions present, from coins with minor flaws to those with heavier marks and flaws. Silver.com selects all coins at random after your payment clears and we cannot guarantee the date and quality of the coin you receive in advance.
The obverse of the 1 oz Gold South African Krugerrand Coin comes with an effigy of Paul Kruger. Affectionately known as Oom Paul in Afrikaans, he was the first President of the South African Republic and was a leader Boer figure in 19th-century South Africa.
On the reverse side of the Gold South African Krugerrand Coin, you will find the image of a Springbok antelope. The official symbol of the modern Republic of South Africa, this creature is shown here pronking across the savannas of southern Africa. The pronking movement consists of several smaller leaps that the Springbok uses to eventually gain a height of as much as 4 to 6 feet off the ground.
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