Home World Coins South African Coins

2019 South Africa 1 oz. Platinum R20 Big 5 Lion Scarce and Unique Coin Division NGC PF70 UC First Day of Issue Tumi Signature Label

& Unique
2019 South Africa 1 oz. Platinum R20 Big 5 Lion Scarce and Unique Coin Division NGC PF70 UC FDI Tumi Signature Label
CALL-IN ONLY: Limited Availability.
Scarce & Unique Coin
Call Now to Secure this Item

Our Scarce & Unique professional staff members specialize in limited and exclusive editions and can answer any questions you may have about this unique coin.

Call Now to purchase or for more information.

Request a Call Back

Enter your contact information below to have a representative call you within 1 business day.

Why purchase this First Day of Issue 2019 Big 5: Lion Platinum Proof coin?

The beauty of the African Lion is celebrated on this second release of the South African Mint's Big 5 series. Struck from 1 Troy oz. of .9995 fine platinum, the coin's reverse features a unique double lion image, cleverly designed to form a pride when multiple coins are positioned together. Mintage of the 2019 Platinum Proof Lion Coin is limited to only 1,000.

Breathtaking Design Honoring the African Lion

The reverse features a bisected lion portrait, with "TWENTY RAND," "1 OZ" and "PT 999.5" inscribed at the center.

The inscriptions "SOUTH AFRICA" and "BIG FIVE 2019" curve beneath the image of a lion and the South African Coat of Arms on the obverse.

Flawless Proof 70 with Hand Signed First Day of Issue Big 5 Label

Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC) authenticated this 2019 South Africa The Big 5: Lion 1 oz. Platinum Proof Coin as one of those released on the First Day of Issue and awarded it the perfect grade of Proof 70. The coin earned the additional designation of Ultra Cameo (UC) for the sharply struck definition between its frosted and mirrored finishes. The coin is presented in a NGC protective holder accompanied by a certification label adorned with the Big 5 series logo and the signature of Tumi Tsehlo, the South Africa Mint's Managing Director.

This low mintage First Day of Issue 2019 South Africa Lion 1 oz. platinum proof will be a gorgeous addition to your collection! Call our Scarce and Unique Coin Division today!

This 2019 South Africa 1 oz. Platinum R20 Big 5 Lion Scarce and Unique Coin Division NGC PF70 UC FDI Tumi Signature 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:2019
Mint:South African Mint
Grading Service:NGC
Release Type:First Day of Issue
Variety:Scarce and Unique Coin Division
Label/Signature:Tumi Signature Label
Display Weight:1 oz
Weight in Grams:31.1035 g
Weight in Ounces:1 oz
Diameter:32.69 mm
Country:South Africa
Legal Tender:South Africa
Obverse Design:Lion, South Africa Big Five
Reverse Design:Bisected image of Lion
MCM offers Fast, Free Domestic Shipping with no minimum and ships to over 40 countries around the world.  All Smart Ship eligible items are guaranteed to ship next business day.  All non-bullion items are covered by our 30-Day, No-Hassle Return Policy.