The Krugerrand gold bullion coin is the official bullion coin of South Africa, minted by the Rand Refinery and issued by the South African Mint. First released in 1967 as the first modern bullion coin, it was incredibly popular throughout the 1970s and 1980s, when it accounted for 90% of the global bullion coin market. For the past 40 years it has held its own against other national bullion coins in the global market.
The design of this 2017 1oz Krugerrand gold coin bears an image of Paul Kruger, the 5th President of the South African Republic, while the reverse side depicts a South African springbok. The Krugerrand is legal tender in South Africa, and so is minted in a durable gold-copper alloy. It contains 1 troy ounce of fine gold, and is incredibly popular with collectors. Known around the world for its fineness and popularity, this Krugerrand gold coin ideal for bullion coin collectors.
|Pure gold content (g)||31.10|
32.77 x 2.84