South African Gold Krugerrand

as low as $2,436.25

Metal Content: 1 troy oz

Purity: .9167

Thickness: 2.84 mm

Diameter: 32.6 mm

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Specs

SKU: 1oz-southafrican-krugerrand Category:

Description

Metal Content: 1 troy oz

Purity: .9167

Thickness: 2.84 mm

Diameter: 32.6 mm

The South African Gold Krugerrand is a distinguished gold bullion coin with a significant history and a design that symbolizes South Africa’s rich heritage. First minted in 1967 by the South African Mint, the Gold Krugerrand was introduced as a means to promote South African gold internationally and provide a convenient and accessible gold investment option. As the world’s first modern gold bullion coin, the Krugerrand played a crucial role in shaping the gold coin market and quickly gained widespread recognition and popularity.

The design of the South African Gold Krugerrand is a celebration of South Africa’s past and its valuable gold resources. The obverse of the coin features a portrait of Paul Kruger, a key historical figure in South African history who served as the President of the South African Republic. The reverse showcases the springbok, a graceful antelope native to South Africa, and an emblem of the country’s unique wildlife. This combination of historical and natural imagery reflects South Africa’s national identity and the exceptional craftsmanship of the South African Mint.

The South African Gold Krugerrand is unique for several reasons:

  • Purity: The Gold Krugerrand is minted in 22-karat gold (91.67% gold and 8.33% copper), also known as crown gold. This alloy composition gives the coin a slightly more reddish hue compared to 24-karat gold coins and enhances its durability, making it more resistant to scratches and wear.

  • Significance: As the world’s first modern gold bullion coin, the Gold Krugerrand has played a pivotal role in shaping the global gold coin market. Its introduction paved the way for other nations to issue their own gold bullion coins, expanding the availability of gold investments to a broader audience.

  • Denomination: Unlike most gold bullion coins, the Gold Krugerrand does not carry a face value or denomination. Instead, its value is directly linked to the current gold price, making it a straightforward investment option that closely tracks the value of gold.

  • Recognition: The Gold Krugerrand enjoys a strong international reputation and is widely recognized and traded around the world. Its popularity among investors and collectors globally makes it a valuable and sought-after piece of bullion.

Additional information

Weight 40 g
Product Category

General Public

Karat

22K

Product Type

Coins

Metal Type

Gold

Payment Fee Structure

Credit Cards

Our Bullion Price Is Not Inclusive of Credit Card Processing Fees. When purchasing with a credit card, your transaction will work as following:

Spot Value + Our Markup + 3% Processing Fee

If you wish to make payment via wire, we can waive the 3% processing fee.

Bank Wires

If you select bank wire during checkout, your order will not be processed until we receive your payment. If we do not confirm payment within 48 hours, we will cancel your order – and you can place your order again.

Zelle Payments

If you wish to pay by Zelle, you can send us your payment to info@crownedandco.com as the recepient. Make sure to include your order number when sending so that we know which order to credit. At checkout – you can select Bank Wire and send us the zelle immediately.

Order Processing / Shipping / Returns

Order Processing

As soon as your order is submitted and paid for, we will confirm it’s receipt. Our team immediately purchases your shipping label. When you receive your shipping number via email – this is a confirmation of your order placed. Please note, that your order will take 3-7 business days from the date of your shipping label being created for it to leave our processing facility. In most ocassions, we will ship your items sooner than this – but please note that your order could take up to 7 days to show as moving through the shipping network.

Shipping

We ship ALL ORDERS through UPS with signature required. This is required 100% of the time. There are no exceptions to that rule.

Returns

Due to the nature of the products we sell, once an order has been processed and shipped/delivered we offer no refunds.

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