Coin Collecting
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Krugerrand Gold Coin
Natura Series
Mandela Coin
Coin Value
Coin Grades
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The South African Krugerrand Gold Coins was
named after Paul Kruger (former president of
South Africa
First m...
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First minted in 1994
Each year features a different African animal
A face value was added from 2002 on
This serie...
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Named after Nelson Mandela, former
president of South Africa
The 2008 bi-metal 90th birthday Mandela
coin is a legal...
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The most important factor in coin value
determining is the market demand
The second most important factor is t...
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The most ideal grade of an uncirculated coin
is MS-70 (Perfect Mint State)
◦ This is practically non-existent

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P-1...
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Visit www.southafricancoins.net for more
information
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South african Coin Collecting

  1. 1. Coin Collecting
  2. 2.      Krugerrand Gold Coin Natura Series Mandela Coin Coin Value Coin Grades
  3. 3.      The South African Krugerrand Gold Coins was named after Paul Kruger (former president of South Africa First minted in 1967 Contains exactly on ounce of gold Since 1980, 1/2, 1/4 and 1/10 were minted Specification and design descriptions can be found here.
  4. 4.     First minted in 1994 Each year features a different African animal A face value was added from 2002 on This series is subdivided in smaller series of 5 or less coins
  5. 5.   Named after Nelson Mandela, former president of South Africa The 2008 bi-metal 90th birthday Mandela coin is a legal tender ◦ Was minted exactly once ◦ The R5 coin is the only coin in the world which has Nelson Mandela's face on it
  6. 6.     The most important factor in coin value determining is the market demand The second most important factor is the rarity of a coin Another very important factor is the grading of a coin The bullion value is another factor in pricing a coin
  7. 7.  The most ideal grade of an uncirculated coin is MS-70 (Perfect Mint State) ◦ This is practically non-existent   P-1 (Poor) is the lowest possible grade See here for a list of coin grades
  8. 8.  Visit www.southafricancoins.net for more information

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