The 1 oz gold Krugerrand, one of the world's most famous bullion coins celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2017. This special privy edition Krugerrand will have a limited mintage of just 100,000 and demand is sure to be high.
Krugerrands were first issued by the South African mint in 1967 with a view to increasing awareness of South African gold. They were the first modern gold bullion coin and Krugerrands soon became the choice of discerning investors around the globe. By 1980 they accounted for 90% of the bullion coin market and it is estimated that, in the US alone, over 22 million were imported from 1974 to 1985. For 50 years, the Krugerrand has featured the springbok antelope, the national animal of the Republic of South Africa. The obverse shows an image of Paul Kruger the first president of South Africa and the 1 oz Krugerrand 2017 also has a unique privy mark to mark the coin's 50th anniversary.
Not only will you be acquiring a classic bullion coin that is noted for its emblematic design features, you'll be making an investment that will increase in value over the coming years. Each coin contains 1 oz of 22 carat gold and a small amount of copper that gives it a distinctive reddish hue and makes it more durable.
Demand for the 1oz Krugerrand 2017 50th Anniversary is sure to be high - ensure that you don't miss the chance to invest in a true classic by ordering today. Why not add one of our custom designed display cases to show your 50th anniversary 1 oz gold Krugerrand to its best advantage?
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