The 2022 1oz South African Silver Krugerrand Coin looks stunning in .999 fine bullion quality silver. The gold version of the Krugerrand was an icon in the bullion coin industry and this marks only the fifth year it has been offered in silver.
- Made of 1 troy oz. .999 fine silver
- Minted by South African Mint
- Bullion grade uncirculated
- Obverse portrait of former president of South Africa, Paul Kruger with ‘Suid-Afrika’ and ‘South Africa’ inscribed
- Reverse picture of springbok antelope from South Africa with ‘Krugerrand 2022 Fynsilwer 1 oz Fine Silver’
The Krugerrand, a legend in the coin industry, is internationally seen as a symbol of prosperity. These coins were minted by the South African Mint starting in 1967 and by 1980 the Gold Krugerrand represented 90% of the global coin market. Other countries, inspired by the success of this coin, began making gold coins. The name ‘Krugerrand’ comes from the last name of the first and only president of South Africa, Paul Kruger and the South African currency, the rand.
On the obverse side of this coin is a design featuring Paul Kruger facing left. Above his portrait are the words ‘Suid-Afrika’ and ‘South Africa’.
The reverse of the coin shows a springbok antelope prancing across the plains. The springbok antelope is the national animal of South Africa. Above the antelope is ‘Krugerrand’ to the left is ‘20’ and to the right is ‘21’. Below the animal is ‘Fynsilwer 1oz. Fine Silver’.
The South African Mint was established over 120 years ago. They quickly became a leading producer of legal tender, bullion and commemorative, collectible coins. Using state-of-the-art technology, the mint has gone on to make coins for South Africa and a number of coins around the world. Their flagship product, though, is the Krugerrand which is the first and most widely traded coin in the world.
Buy a piece of history with the iconic 2022 1 oz South African Silver Krugerrand. There is no question that these coins are highly collectible and made with quality silver by a highly skilled mint. Get yours today.