Why purchase this pristine First Day of Issue 2019 Big 5 Elephant coin?
The inaugural release of the South African Mint's Big Five series features the Elephant. This 2019 dated bullion coin is struck from 1 Troy oz. of .999 fine silver with a diameter measuring 38.72 mm. Mintage is limited to just 15,000.
Gorgeous Elephant Design
A single elephant is depicted on the obverse, posed advancing forward, with the Coat of Arms of South Africa framed in a circle below. Inscriptions include "SOUTH AFRICA" and "BIG FIVE 2019
Two elephants are illustrated on the reverse, each portrayed as half of a face, with a circle at the center of the design containing the inscriptions "FIVE RAND," "1 OZ" and "AG 999." The innovative double elephant image is meant to form a herd when multiple coins are aligned.
Exceptional First Day of Issue Mint State 70 with Black Core Holder and Big 5 Logo Label
This beautiful 2019 Big 5 Elephant coin is perfectly struck with flawless surfaces, earning the grade of Mint State 70 from Numismatic Guaranty Corporation (NGC). The 1 oz. silver bullion coin is elegantly presented in a NGC black core holder accompanied by a certification label adorned with the South African Mint's Big 5 logo, which features the First Day of Issue (FDI) designation for submission to the grading service within the first twenty-four hours of release.
This First Day of Issue, low mintage first release of the South African Mint's 1 oz. Silver Big Five series belongs in your collection!
|Year of Issue:||2019|
|Mint:||South African Mint|
|Release Type:||First Day of Issue|
|Holder:||Black Core Holder|
|Label/Signature:||Big 5 Logo Label|
|Display Weight:||1 oz|
|Weight in Grams:||31.1035 g|
|Weight in Ounces:||1 oz|
|Legal Tender:||South Africa|
|Obverse Design:||Elephant Walking Forward|
|Reverse Design:||Bi-sected Image of Elephant|