Step back in time to 1967 when the South African Mint and Rand Refinery launched the Gold Krugerrand, albeit in only 1 oz gold. The Krugerrand was then the only gold bullion coin available worldwide and maintained its position until 1979 when the Canadian Maple Leaf was introduced in gold.
Now in 2023, you can add the 2023 1/10 South African Gold Krugerrand, available in Brilliant Uncirculated condition from GoldClub Direct, to your collection. These coins can be obtained in individual flips or protective tubes of 50 coins, providing you with the perfect size and protection for your investment.
Featuring on one side of the coin is a portrait of Paul Kruger, the former President of the South African Republic. Paul Kruger was known for his frugality and simplicity, even when he was serving as the President of the South African Republic. He often wore a plain suit and hat, and would frequently walk or take public transportation rather than using a private carriage or vehicle. Kruger also lived in a simple house and preferred to eat plain, simple food, such as bread and milk. His modest lifestyle and dedication to his country earned him the respect and admiration of many South Africans.
On the reverse side of the 2023 1/10 oz Gold Krugerrand, you’ll find the majestic Springbok antelope depicted in right-profile relief. Its natural habitat is visible in the background field, creating a stunning and authentic design. Known for their impressive leaping abilities. springbok antelope are able to jump up to 13 feet in the air and up to 50 feet in length in a single bound, making them one of the most agile and acrobatic antelopes in the world. Their leaping ability is not only used to escape predators but also as a form of communication and foraging behavior.
Both sides of the Krugerrand were initially introduced in 1967 and had previously featured on other denominations of South African currency as early as the 1890s. If you’re looking for a coin with a captivating history and exceptional design, the 2023 1/10 South African Gold Krugerrand is the ultimate choice for any collector. Get yours today and watch your collection flourish.