One of the best-selling gold coins in the world over the last five decades has been the Gold Krugerrand. The Gold South African Krugerrand was the first coin of its kind on the market when it was introduced in 1967 and it featured both a bullion version and a proof option for investors and collectors. Today, 1 oz Proof Gold South African Krugerrand Coins are available to you online at Silver.com.
- Available to ship to you inside of protective capsules!
- First released in 1967!
- Consists of One Troy ounce of actual gold content.
- The obverse of the coin bears the portrait of Paul Kruger.
- On the reverse is a depiction of the Springbok antelope.
- Proof option!
- Please keep in mind you may receive several coins of the same date mark when buying multiples.
Gold Krugerrand coins were the first gold coins ever issued specifically as an investment option. While countless nations have long used gold coins in circulation, the Gold Krugerrand was the first-ever released for investment purposes and collectors. The first issue of Gold South African Krugerrands in 1967 included 40,000 bullion coins and 10,000 proof coins.
All 1 oz Proof Gold South African Krugerrand Coins in this listing come to you with only a protective plastic capsule. Each coin is available with frosted design elements overlaying mirrored background fields. The coins in this listing come from random years of issue. All coins are chosen at random once your payment has been processed.
This is a random year listing and Silver.com cannot guarantee the date mark on the coin you receive. If you purchase multiples, please be aware that you may receive several coins with the same date mark. Date marks go back as far as 1967 in this series and all have the same design on the obverse and reverse. The only change to the Gold Krugerrand over the course of time was the modernization of the images on each side in 1984.
On the obverse of all 1 oz Proof Gold Krugerrand Coins is the image of Paul Kruger in left-profile relief. The first President of the South African Republic, Kruger was a prominent Boer figure who led the Boer people in the Boer Wars with Britain and served as president from 1883 to 1900.
The reverse of 1 oz Proof Gold South African Krugerrand Coins includes the Springbok antelope. The national symbol of the nation, the Springbok is found in the wilds throughout southern Africa.
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