Griqua & TVL Patterns

 

GRIQUA PATTERNS (PENNY - 1D)

Date Description
Edge Mintage Proof
1890 Bronze/Dated
Smooth 100 est. Nil
1890 Bronze/Not Dated Smooth 50 est. Nil
1890 Nickel Plated/Not Dated Smooth 10 est. Nil

TRANSVAAL PATTERNS. PRESIDENT BURGERS 1874 PONDE

Date Description Edge Mintage Proof
1874 Bronze, Small Date Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Bronze, Gilt Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Bronze, large date Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Bronze, beard level, 2flag poles Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Bronze, coarse beard dies Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Bronze, 4.22gm Reeded Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Bronze, 4.18gm Reeded Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Alum. Fine beard dies Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Alum. Thinner Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Silver/Gilt,fine beard dies. Gilt uniface Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Brass, no details available Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 Silver, fine beard dies Reeded Unknown Nil

TRANSVAAL PATTERNS. PRESIDENT BURGERS

COMMENTS
Obverse : (1) The head of President Francois Burgers facing left.
Inscription: THOMAS FRANCOIS BURGERS 1874
(2) The head of President Francois Burgers facing left.
THOMAS FRANCOIS BURGERS 1874.
Closed 4 with stop.
(3) Closed 4 no stop. {Similar to (2)} (Small figures)
Reverse : (1) Transvaal's full Coat of Arms (similar to Burgers pond reverse and not Kruger series).
Inscription: ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK
 
Date No Description Edge Mintage Proof
1874 T1 Bronze Gilt 5/- Reeded 5est. Nil T1&T2 struck from the same dies. Normal date. Obverse 1.
1874 T2 Bronze Gilt 5/- Smooth 5est. Nil T1&T2 struck from the same dies. Normal date. Obverse 1.
1874 T3a BronzeGilt 2/- Reeded 5est. Nil Small Date. Obverse 3.
1874 T3b Alum.Gilt 2/- Reeded Unknown Nil Small Date. Obverse 3.
1874 T4 Alum. 5/-(Open four) Reeded 5est. Nil Struck from the same dies as T1&T2. Normal date. Obverse 1.
1874 T5 Silver 5/- Smooth 5est. Nil Struck on thick blank. Date numerals widely spaced, with full stop after date. Obverse 2. Closed 4.
1874 T6 Silver 5/- Reeded 5est. Nil Same dies used to strike T5 & T6. Obverse 2.
1874 T7 Alum.5/-(Closed four) Reeded 5est. Nil Same dies used to strike T5 & T7. Obverse 2.
1874 T8 Silver 2/6 Reeded 10est. Nil
1874 T9 Silver 2/6 Smooth 10est. Nil
1874 T10 Alum. 2/6 Reeded 10est Nil
1874 T11 Alum. 2/6
Smooth 10est. Nil Same dies used to strike T3, T8, T9, T10 & T11. Obverse 3.
1874 T12 Copper Gilt 5/-
Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 T13 Copper Gilt 5/- Smooth Unknown Nil
1874 T14 Copper Gilt 5/- Fine/Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 T15 Alum. 5/- (3.05mm thick) Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 T16 Alum. 5/-
Smooth Unknown Nil
1874 T17 Alum. 5/- (2.79mm thick) Reeded Unknown Nil
1874 T18 Alum. 5/- Fine/Reeded Unknown Nil

TRANSVAAL PATTERNS. BRONZE 1874 & 1890

COMMENTS
Obverse : (5) Transvaal's full Coat of Arms encircled by pearled border.
Inscription: ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK *
Reverse : (2) 2 PENCE encircled by pearl border.
Inscription: EENDRAGT MAAKT MAGT *1874*
[*=honeybee (left) & lion's head(right)]
ONLY 1874. ALL COIN STRUCK.
 
Date   Description Edge Mintage Proof  
1874 T20 Bronze 1D Smooth Unknown Nil Struck on double thick blank. Obverse 6. Reverse 3.
1874 T201 Brass 1D Smooth 100est. Nil Struck on double thick blank. Same dies used to strike T20. Obverse 6.
Reverse 3.
1874 T22 Bronze 1D Smooth 100est. Nil Normal Blank used. Same dies used to strike T20 & T21. Obverse 6. Reverse 3.
1874 T23 Bronze 1D Smooth 5est. Nil Reverse 4. Used also to strike the Orange Free State Penny O1. Could be considered as a 'mule'.
1874 T24 Bronze 1D Unknown Nil Struck on double thick blank. Obverse 6. Reverse 3.
1874 T25 Bronze 1D Smooth Unknown Nil Struck on double thick blank. Obverse 6. Reverse 3.
1874 T26 Bronze 1D Smooth Unknown Nil Struck on double thick blank. Obverse 6. Reverse 3.
 
COMMENTS
Obverse :
(7)
Transvaal's full Coat of Arms.
Completely different design to previous design.
The wagon has a double shaft and a door in the side.
Inscription: ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK * 1890 *
Reverse : (5) Oak Branch left and laurel branch right, flanking inscription.
Inscription: 1(above) PENNY underlined
A small V below wreath.
1890. ALL COIN STRUCK
1890 T27 Bronze 1D Smooth 100est Nil
 

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