Why purchase this virtually flawless 2018 1 oz. Silver Proof Krugerrand?
2018 marks the second year of release of the Silver Proof Krugerrand. The South African Mint expanded its Krugerrand series to include a silver issue in 2017 in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the iconic gold series. This 2018 proof Krugerrand coin measures 38.7 mm in diameter, is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver and is among a limited mintage of 15,000.
Classic Krugerrand Imagery
The bearded, left facing likeness of Boer statesman Paul Kruger created by Otto Schultz is centered on the obverse, accompanied by the inscriptions "SUID-AFRIKA" and "SOUTH AFRICA."
A leaping springbok antelope is featured on the reverse, originally designed by Coert Steynberg in 1948 for the South African five shilling coin. Inscriptions include "KRUGERRAND," "2018," and "FYNSILWER 1 OZ FINE SILVER R1."
Breathtaking Ultra Cameo Proof 69 with Black Core Holder with Springbok Label
This 2018 South Africa 1 oz. Silver Krugerrand Proof Coin carries a Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) label featuring a Springbok against a sunset. NGC graded this gorgeous proof a nearly perfect Proof 69, with the additional certification of Ultra Cameo (UC) for the remarkable visual contrast between the frosted and mirrored finishes. Received for grading within the first thirty days of release, the coin is beautifully presented in a NGC Black Core Holder, designated First Releases.
Purchase this second year of issue 1 oz. Silver Proof Krugerrand from MCM!
This 2018 South Africa 1 oz Silver Krugerrand Proof R1 Coin NGC PF69 UC FR Black Core Holder Exclusive Krugerrand Label is proudly minted by the South African Mint. The South African Mint, founded in the 1890s, issued the first modern gold bullion coin, the Gold Krugerrand.
|Year of Issue:||2018|
|Mint:||South African Mint|
|Release Type:||First Releases|
|Holder:||Black Core Holder|
|Label/Signature:||Exclusive Krugerrand Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Legal Tender:||South Africa|
|Obverse Design:||South African President Paul Kruger|
|Reverse Design:||Springbok Antelope|
In 2017, South Africa celebrated the 50th anniversary of the world’s first modern gold bullion coin, the famous Gold Krugerrand, with the new release of the first-ever Silver Krugerrand coin.