1893-1897 South Africa Gold 1/2 Pond Avg Circ (Random)

1893-1897 South Africa Gold 1/2 Pond Avg Circ (Random)
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Product Specifications

Product ID: 49889
Year: Random
Grade: Average Circulated
Grade Service: None
Denomination: 1/2 Pond
Mint Mark: Not Shown
Metal Content: 0.1177 troy oz
Purity: .9167
Manufacturer: Pretoria Mint
Thickness: 1 mm
Diameter: 19 mm

Product Details

The Gold content of this 19th century South African Gold coin is the equivalent of a half sovereign, 0.1177 of an ounce. Low mintages add to the collectibility of this issue.

Coin Highlights:

  • Contains .1177 oz actual Gold weight.
  • Each coin comes in a protective plastic flip.
  • Average Circulated condition.
  • Obverse: Depicts a bust of Paul Kruger, first president of South Africa.
  • Reverse: National arms with date and value.
  • Struck at the South African Mint at Pretoria.

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Containing .1177 of an ounce of Gold and having limited mintages, these 1/2 Pond coins were South Africa's equivalent of the British Half Sovereign, but are much harder to obtain! Add some of these vintage South African coins to your cart today!

Listed in Krause as KM#9.2.

Dates (1893-1897) are of our choice and are limited to stock at hand.

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A coin that's not seen often!

By  Coin Freak

from Pioneer CA


Great investment coins they don't come around often. I've only come across them at coin shows and a few on line auctions. Excellent addition to any portfolio..


  • Value (low premium over spot)
  • Attractive Design
  • Easy to Sell

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