Collectors
Easily manage your personal collection -

Coin catalogSouth Africa ‹ Coins

Now showing

1 Pound (Zuid Afrikaansche Republiek - Fine Beard)

1 Pound (Zuid Afrikaansche Republiek - Fine Beard)1 Pound (Zuid Afrikaansche Republiek - Fine Beard)
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km1.1
Variants:
Click to see variants
Themes:
Clergy | Coats of Arms | Heads of State
Issued on:
1874
Last issue date:
1874
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Weight:
7.95 grams
Diameter:
22.3 mm
Composition:
Gold
Mint:
Heaton Mint, Ralph Heaton & Sons, Birmingham, Great Britain
Edge:
Reeded/grained
Orientation:
Coin alignment ↑O↓
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Gladiform. Both sides
Face value:
1 £
Known mintage:
695
Composition Details:
0.916 Gold 0.2352 oz. AGW 
Description:
Front: Coat of arms (18..1902)
legend: (state name) ZUID AFRIKAANSE REPUBLIEK
Back: Bust 4th president Thomas François Burgers (left, 1872-1877)
* 15 April 1834, Langefontein, Graaff-Reinet,
Cape Colony
⚭ Mary Bryson (1836-1929)
† 9 December 1881 (aged 47) Richmond, Cape Colony
Burried: Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
legend: (4th president name) THOMAS FRANÇOIS BURGERS
(bottom, wide year) 1874
Note: without value, known as the Burgerspound
Never released, because of criticization by the People's Council
mintage:
1874: 695 pcs.

Formerly known as: y-a1.1
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.

1 Pound (Zuid Afrikaansche Republiek - Coarse Beard)

1 Pound (Zuid Afrikaansche Republiek - Coarse Beard)1 Pound (Zuid Afrikaansche Republiek - Coarse Beard)
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km1.2
Variants:
Click to see variants
Issued on:
1874
Last issue date:
1874
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Weight:
7.95 grams
Diameter:
22.3 mm
Composition:
Gold
Mint:
Heaton Mint, Ralph Heaton & Sons, Birmingham, Great Britain
Edge:
Reeded/grained
Orientation:
Coin alignment ↑O↓
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Gladiform. Both sides
Face value:
1 £
Known mintage:
142
Composition Details:
0.916 Gold 0.2352 oz. AGW 
Description:
Front: Coat of arms (18..-1902)
legend: (state name) ZUID AFRIKAANSE REPUBLIEK
Back: Bust 4th president Thomas François Burgers (left, 1872-1877)
* 15 April 1834, Langefontein, Graaff-Reinet,
Cape Colony
⚭ Mary Bryson (1836-1929)
† 9 December 1881 (aged 47) Richmond, Cape Colony
Burried: Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
with coarse beard
legend: (4th president name) THOMAS FRANÇOIS BURGERS
(bottom, wide year) 1874
Note: without value, known as the Burgerspound
second batche was created when the 1st stamp broke down
Never released, because of criticization by the People's Council
mintage:
1874: 142 pcs.

Formerly known as: y-a1.2
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.

1 Penny

1 Penny1 Penny
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km2
Themes:
Heads of State | Seals (Emblems) | Stars
Issued on:
1892
Last issue date:
1898
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Diameter:
31 mm
Composition:
Bronze
Edge:
Plain/smooth
Orientation:
Medal alignment ↑O↑
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Cable pressed. Both sides
Face value:
1 p
Known mintage:
357,010
Composition Details:
90-70% Copper, 10-30% Tin
Score:
73% Accuracy: Medium
Description:
Front: Circular escutcheon with decorated frame (ZAR)
legend: (upper-left, value) 1 PENNY
(top-right, right, spacers/5-pointed stars)
☆ (pointed outwards)
(upper-right, year) 1892 - 1898
Back: Bust 5th president Stephanus Johannes Paulus
Kruger (left, 1883-1902)
1st term: 1893-1888, 2nd term: 1888-1893,
3rd term: 1893-1898 and 4th term: 1898-1902
* 10 October 1825, Bulhoek, British Cape Colony
⚭1 (1842) Maria Etresia du Plessis (18..–1846, 1 son)
⚭2 (1947) Gezina du Plessis (1831-1901, 16 children)
14 July 1904 (aged 78) Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
Burried: 1st (26.VII.1904) The Hague, Netherlands
2nd (16.XII.1904) Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, South Africa
legend: (state name) ZUID AFRIKAANSE REPUBLIEK
mintage:
1892: 28.000 - ● - 1892: Proof: 10 pcs.
1893: 55.000 - ● - 1894: 11.000
1898: 263.000

Formerly known as: y1
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.

3 Pence

3 Pence3 Pence
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km3
Themes:
Heads of State | Wreaths
Issued on:
1892
Last issue date:
1897
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Weight:
1.4138 grams
Diameter:
16.5 mm
Composition:
Silver
Edge:
Plain/smooth
Orientation:
Medal alignment ↑O↑
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Dotted circle. Both sides
Face value:
3 p
Known mintage:
743,040
Composition Details:
925/1000 Silver .0420 oz. ASW, 75/1000 copper
Score:
76% Accuracy: Medium
Description:
Front: (value) 3 between (year, left) 18 and (right) 92 - 97
inside miror-like wreath of 2 olive branches
with (24-24) 48 leaves
legend: (top, state name) Z.A.R. (Zuid Afrikaanse Republiek)
Back: Bust 5th president Stephanus Johannes Paulus
Kruger (left, 1883-1902)
1st term: 1893-1888, 2nd term: 1888-1893,
3rd term: 1893-1898 and 4th term: 1898-1902
* 10 October 1825, Bulhoek, British Cape Colony
⚭1 (1842) Maria Etresia du Plessis (18..–1846, 1 son)
⚭2 (1947) Gezina du Plessis (1831-1901, 16 children)
14 July 1904 (aged 78) Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
Burried: 1st (26.VII.1904) The Hague, Netherlands
2nd (16.XII.1904) Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, South Africa
legend: none
mintage:
1892: 24.000 - ● - 1892: Proof: ca. 40 pcs.
1893: 135.000
1894: 104.000 - ● - 1895: 113.000
1896: 166.000 - ● - 1897: 201.000

Formerly known as: y2
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.

6 Pence

6 Pence6 Pence
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km4
Themes:
Generals | Heads of State | Wreaths
Issued on:
1892
Last issue date:
1897
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Weight:
2.8276 grams
Diameter:
19 mm
Composition:
Silver
Edge:
Reeded/grained
Orientation:
Medal alignment ↑O↑
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Dotted circle. Both sides
Face value:
6 p
Known mintage:
896,051
Composition Details:
925/1000 Silver .0841 oz. ASW, 75/1000 copper
Score:
65% Accuracy: Medium
Description:
Front: (value) 6 between (year, left) 18 and (right) 92 - 97
inside miror-like wreath of 2 oak branches
with (19-19) 38 leaves
legend: (top, state name) Z.A.R. (Zuid Afrikaanse Republiek)
Back: Bust 5th president Stephanus Johannes Paulus
Kruger (left, 1883-1902)
1st term: 1893-1888, 2nd term: 1888-1893,
3rd term: 1893-1898 and 4th term: 1898-1902
* 10 October 1825, Bulhoek, British Cape Colony
⚭1 (1842) Maria Etresia du Plessis (18..–1846, 1 son)
⚭2 (1947) Gezina du Plessis (1831-1901, 16 children)
14 July 1904 (aged 78) Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
Burried: 1st (26.VII.1904) The Hague, Netherlands
2nd (16.XII.1904) Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, South Africa
legend: none
Edge: G - grained, type: bars
mintage:
1892: 28.000 - ● - 1892: Proof: ca. 50 pcs.
1893: 96.000 - ● - 1894: 168.000
1895: 179.000 - ● - 1896: 205.000
1897: 220.000 - ● - 1897 Proof: unique

Formerly known as: y3
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.

1 Shilling

1 Shilling1 Shilling
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km5
Themes:
Generals | Heads of State | Wreaths
Issued on:
1892
Last issue date:
1897
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Weight:
5.6555 grams
Diameter:
23.7 mm
Composition:
Silver
Edge:
Reeded/grained
Orientation:
Medal alignment ↑O↑
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Dotted circle. Both sides
Face value:
1 Sh
Known mintage:
1,794,050
Composition Details:
925/1000 Silver .1682 oz. ASW, 75/1000 copper
Score:
65% Accuracy: Medium
Description:
Front: (value) 1 SHILLING above (year) 1892 - 1897
inside miror-like wreath of 2 oak branches
with (23-23) 46 leaves
legend: (top, state name) Z. AFRIK.REP.
(Zuid Afrikaanse Republiek)
Back: Bust 5th president Stephanus Johannes Paulus
Kruger (left, 1883-1902)
1st term: 1893-1888, 2nd term: 1888-1893,
3rd term: 1893-1898 and 4th term: 1898-1902
* 10 October 1825, Bulhoek, British Cape Colony
⚭1 (1842) Maria Etresia du Plessis (18..–1846, 1 son)
⚭2 (1947) Gezina du Plessis (1831-1901, 16 children)
14 July 1904 (aged 78) Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
Burried: 1st (26.VII.1904) The Hague, Netherlands
2nd (16.XII.1904) Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, South Africa
legend: none
Engraver: Otto Schultz
Thickness: 1,8 mm
Edge: G - grained, type: mastaba
mintage:
1892: 130.000 - ● - 1892: Proof: ca. 50 pcs.
1893: 137.000
1894: 366.000 - ● - 1895: 327.000
1896: 437.000 - ● - 1897: 397.000

Formerly known as: y4
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.

2 Shillings

2 Shillings2 Shillings
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km6
Themes:
Generals | Heads of State | Seals (Emblems) | Stars
Issued on:
1892
Last issue date:
1897
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Weight:
11.31 grams
Diameter:
28.5 mm
Composition:
Silver
Edge:
Reeded/grained
Orientation:
Medal alignment ↑O↑
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Dotted circle. Both sides
Face value:
2 Sh
Known mintage:
986,032
Composition Details:
925/1000 Silver .3364 ASW, 75/1000 copper
Score:
76% Accuracy: Medium
Description:
Front: Circular escutcheon with decorated frame
legend: (above, state name) ZUID AFRIK. REPUB.
(Zuid Afrikaanse Republiek)
(right, year) 1892 - 1897
(lower-left/right, spacers/5-pointed stars) ☆
(bottom, value) 2 SHILLINGS
Back: Bust 5th president Stephanus Johannes Paulus
Kruger (left, 1883-1902)
1st term: 1893-1888, 2nd term: 1888-1893,
3rd term: 1893-1898 and 4th term: 1898-1902
* 10 October 1825, Bulhoek, British Cape Colony
⚭1 (1842) Maria Etresia du Plessis (18..–1846, 1 son)
⚭2 (1947) Gezina du Plessis (1831-1901, 16 children)
14 July 1904 (aged 78) Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
Burried: 1st (26.VII.1904) The Hague, Netherlands
2nd (16.XII.1904) Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, South Africa
legend: none
Engraver: Otto Schultz
Thickness: 1,84 mm
Edge: G - grained, type: mastaba
mintage:
1892: 55.206 - ● - 1892: Proof: ca. 50 pcs.
1893: 106.951
1894: 137.235 - ● - 1895: 149.610
1896: 353.480 - ● - 1897: 147.500

Formerly known as: y5
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.

2½ Shillings

2½ Shillings2½ Shillings
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km7
Themes:
Coats of Arms | Generals | Heads of State | Stars
Issued on:
1892
Last issue date:
1897
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Weight:
14.14 grams
Diameter:
32.3 mm
Composition:
Silver
Edge:
Reeded/grained
Orientation:
Medal alignment ↑O↑
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Dotted circle. Both sides
Face value:
Sh
Known mintage:
902,418
Composition Details:
925/1000 Silver .4205 ASW, 75/1000 copper
Score:
80% Accuracy: Medium
Description:
Front: Coat of arms above wreath-like decoration
legend: (left-top, value) 2½ SHILLINGS
(upper/low-right, spacers/5-pointed stars) ☆
(right, year) 1892 - 1897
Back: Bust 5th president Stephanus Johannes Paulus
Kruger (left, 1883-1902)
1st term: 1893-1888, 2nd term: 1888-1893,
3rd term: 1893-1898 and 4th term: 1898-1902
* 10 October 1825, Bulhoek, British Cape Colony
⚭1 (1842) Maria Etresia du Plessis (18..–1846, 1 son)
⚭2 (1947) Gezina du Plessis (1831-1901, 16 children)
14 July 1904 (aged 78) Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
Burried: 1st (26.VII.1904) The Hague, Netherlands
2nd (16.XII.1904) Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, South Africa
legend: (state name) ZUID AFRIKAANSE REPUBLIEK
Engraver: Otto Schultz
Thickness: 2,32 mm
Edge: G - grained, type: mastaba
mintage:
1892: 16.300 - ● - 1892: Proof: ca. 50 pcs.
1893: 134.800
1894: 135.012 - ● - 1895: 182.336
1896: 284.760 - ● - 1897: 149.160

Formerly known as: y6
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.

5 Shillings (Single shaft wagon tongue)

5 Shillings (Single shaft wagon tongue)5 Shillings (Single shaft wagon tongue)
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km8.1
Variants:
Click to see variants
Themes:
Coats of Arms | Generals | Heads of State | Stars
Issued on:
1892
Last issue date:
1892
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Weight:
28.28 grams
Diameter:
39 mm
Composition:
Silver
Edge:
Lettered (plain)
Orientation:
Medal alignment ↑O↑
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Dotted circle. Both sides
Face value:
5 Sh
Known mintage:
14,000
Composition Details:
925/1000 Silver .8410 oz. ASW, 75/1000 copper
Score:
88% Accuracy: Low
Description:
Front: Coat of arms with single shaft wagon
above wreath-like decoration
legend: (left-top, value) 5 SHILLINGS
(upper/low-right, spacers/5-pointed stars) ☆
(right, year) 1892
Back: Bust 5th president Stephanus Johannes Paulus
Kruger (left, 1883-1902)
1st term: 1893-1888, 2nd term: 1888-1893,
3rd term: 1893-1898 and 4th term: 1898-1902
* 10 October 1825, Bulhoek, British Cape Colony
⚭1 (1842) Maria Etresia du Plessis (18..–1846, 1 son)
⚭2 (1947) Gezina du Plessis (1831-1901, 16 children)
14 July 1904 (aged 78) Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
Burried: 1st (26.VII.1904) The Hague, Netherlands
2nd (16.XII.1904) Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, South Africa
legend: (state name) ZUID AFRIKAANSE REPUBLIEK
Engraver: Otto Schultz
Edge: PiT - plain with incuse text: ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK
mintage:
1892: 14.300

Formerly known as: y7
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.

5 Shillings (Double shaft wagon tongue)

5 Shillings (Double shaft wagon tongue)5 Shillings (Double shaft wagon tongue)
Series:
1874~1900 - South African Republic
Catalog codes:
WCC:km8.2
Variants:
Click to see variants
Themes:
Coats of Arms | Generals | Heads of State | Stars
Issued on:
1892
Last issue date:
1892
Distribution:
Standard Circulation
Weight:
28.2759 grams
Diameter:
39 mm
Composition:
Silver
Edge:
Lettered (plain)
Orientation:
Medal alignment ↑O↑
Shape:
Circular
Rim:
Raised. Dotted circle. Both sides
Face value:
5 Sh
Known mintage:
4,357
Composition Details:
925/1000 Silver .8410 oz. ASW, 75/1000 copper
Score:
93% Accuracy: Low
Description:
Front: Coat of arms with double shaft wagon
above wreath-like decoration
legend: (left-top, value) 5 SHILLINGS
(upper/low-right, spacers/5-pointed stars) ☆
(right, year) 1892
Back: Bust 5th president Stephanus Johannes Paulus
Kruger (left, 1883-1902)
1st term: 1893-1888, 2nd term: 1888-1893,
3rd term: 1893-1898 and 4th term: 1898-1902
* 10 October 1825, Bulhoek, British Cape Colony
⚭1 (1842) Maria Etresia du Plessis (18..–1846, 1 son)
⚭2 (1947) Gezina du Plessis (1831-1901, 16 children)
14 July 1904 (aged 78) Clarens, Vaud, Switzerland
Burried: 1st (26.VII.1904) The Hague, Netherlands
2nd (16.XII.1904) Heroes' Acre, Pretoria, South Africa
legend: (state name) ZUID AFRIKAANSE REPUBLIEK
Engraver: Otto Schultz
Edge: PiT - plain with incuse text: ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK
mintage:
1892: 4.327 - ● - 1892 Proof: ca. 30

Formerly known as: y7a
Buy Now:

Easily manage your personal collection.