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Coin - 1/2 Pond, South Africa, 1897 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 26736

Summary:
1/2 Pond, Issued by Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, South Africa, 1897
Minted by National Bank of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek Pretoria Mint
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 19 mm (Diameter)
Weight: 3.984 g (Weight)

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Tagged with: british empire coins, british commonwealth and empire coins
Themes this item is part of: Numismatics & Philately Collection
Primary Classification: COINS
Secondary Classification: South Africa
Tertiary Classification: working strikes
Series: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek
DateEra: 1897 AD
Denomination: 1/2 Pond
Obverse Description: Draped bust of Paulus Kruger facing left; around, ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK
Reverse Description: Arms of the Republic in a circular frame (the wagon has a single shaft), surrounded by flags and with an eagle with wings spread above; below incuse on ribbon, EENDRAGT MAAKT MAGT; around above, 1/2 POND 1897
Edge Description: Milled
Shape: Round
Material: Gold
Issued By: National Bank of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, South Africa, 1897
Mint: National Bank of the Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek Pretoria Mint, South Africa, 1897
Person Depicted: President Paul Kruger, South Africa, 1897
References: KM#9.2
Bibliography:
  1. [Book], Mr Colin Bruce - Krause Publications, Standard Catalogue of World Coins 1801 - 1900, 2006

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