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1/10 oz Kruger Rand | South Cape Coins

1/10 oz Kruger Rand

 
Year:
1980

Coin:
1/10 oz Kruger Rand

Diameter:
16,5mm

Mass:
3,393 grammes

Edge:
Milled

Designer:
Otto Schultz

Metal Content:
Gold 916,67 / Copper 83,33

Mintage Figure:
856 975
 

Obverse

Design:
President Paul Kruger

Inscription:
SUID-AFRIKA « SOUTH AFRICA

Remarks:
Only 60 of the fractional sets, containing the 1/10 oz, 1/4 oz and 1/2 oz coins were produced by the South African Mint for V.I.Ps in 1980. These sets are bound to become very valuable because of the small mintage.
 

Reverse

Design:
Prancing Springbok

Inscription:
1/10 KRUGERRAND 1980 FYNGOUD 1/10 OZ FINE GOLD

Remarks:
As the Krugerrands gained popularity and the gold price soared ($850 in 1980) it was felt necessary by Intergold to mint fractionals in order to suit the pocket of the man on the street.
 

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