2020 1oz Silver Krugerrand
For over fifty years, South African Krugerrand coins have played a central role in the precious metals sector. The inception of the Gold Krugerrand in 1967 marked a historic moment as it became the inaugural 1 oz gold bullion coin tailored for private investor acquisition. Initially exclusive to the realm of gold bullion, the South African Mint diversified the series in 2017 by introducing silver coins for sale, extending the legacy of this iconic coinage.
In 2017, the South African Mint marked a significant milestone with the introduction of the Silver Krugerrand. Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Gold Krugerrand, the mint showcased its celebratory spirit by releasing a Premium Uncirculated Silver Krugerrand with a mintage of 1 million coins, along with a 1 oz proof silver version. Notably, the mint also presented a Platinum Krugerrand in the same year.
The obverse side of all 2020 1oz Silver Krugerrand Coins displays the likeness of Paul Kruger, the inaugural elected President of the South African Republic. Kruger's history includes serving in the Boer armies during the Boer Wars and later contributing as a leader in the triumvirate that governed South Africa before the establishment of the new republic.
On the reverse face of the 2020 1oz Silver Krugerrand Coins, a depiction of a Springbok antelope takes centre stage. This medium-sized antelope, the sole member of its genus, predominantly inhabits southern and southwestern Africa.
Produced by the South African Mint and the Rand Refinery, all 2020 1oz Silver Krugerrand are a collaborative effort. The mint, under the ownership of the South African Reserve Bank, is responsible for crafting both bullion coins and circulation Rand currency for the nation.
In 2017, the renowned South African Mint introduced the Silver Krugerrand, commemorating the 50th anniversary of the iconic Gold Krugerrand. The 2020 release of the 1oz Silver Krugerrand stands as a testament to the mint's commitment to excellence and innovation in the world of precious metals.
- Premium Craftsmanship: Each 2020 1oz Silver Krugerrand is a masterpiece, showcasing premium craftsmanship from the South African Mint. With a mintage of 1 million coins, this limited edition captures the essence of quality and exclusivity.
- Celebrating History: The obverse side features the distinguished effigy of Paul Kruger, the first elected President of the South African Republic. Kruger's rich legacy, rooted in his service during the Boer Wars and leadership in the pre-republic era, adds historical significance to this exquisite coin.
- Iconic Springbok Design: Turn to the reverse face, and you'll be captivated by the image of a Springbok antelope. As the lone member of its genus, the Springbok symbolizes the unique allure of southern and southwestern Africa.
- Minted Perfection: Produced by the South African Mint in collaboration with the Rand Refinery, the 2020 Silver Krugerrand reflects the meticulous attention to detail and expertise of these esteemed institutions. The mint, owned by the South African Reserve Bank, ensures the highest standards in bullion coin production.
- Investment Appeal: As a 1oz silver coin, the 2020 Silver Krugerrand combines aesthetic beauty with intrinsic value. Whether you're a seasoned collector or a savvy investor, this coin offers a tangible asset that has stood the test of time.
Secure your piece of history with the 2020 1oz Silver Krugerrand. Immerse yourself in the legacy of the Gold Krugerrand's 50th anniversary and embrace the allure of precious metals with this timeless investment. Act now to own a piece of numismatic history!