1 Cent, South Africa, 1962
1 Cent, South Africa, 1962
1 Cent, South Africa, 1962
1 Cent, South Africa, 1962

1 Cent, South Africa, 1962

South Africa, Van Riebeeck, 1962, Large One Cent, Brass

First Decimal, Republic of South Africa Series, 1961 to 1964, The Transitional Period

 

The Large One Cent:  1962 Republic of South Africa Series – Van Riebeeck

Coin Specifications 

Country

South Africa

Year

1962(1961-1964)

Value

1 Cent

Metal

Brass(Copper 0.750, Tin 0.005, Zinc 0.245)

Weight

9.58 gm

Diameter

31.00 mm

Thickness

2.00 mm

Engraver

Hilda Mason (Reverse)

Wiilie Myburg (Obverse)

Shape

Round

Demonetized

Yes

Obverse

Portrait of Jan van Riebeeck (1619-1677), Dutch colonial administrator and founder of Cape Town.

Lettering: 

EENDRAG MAAK MAG * UNITY IS STRENGTH *

Reverse

Cape sparrows

Lettering:
SUID-AFRICA·1962·SOUTH·AFRICA *1C*

Edge

Smooth

 

Mintage

Proof Mintage

1961

+/- 80

None

1961

52,273, 859

7,530

1962

21,932,700

3,844

1963

9,085,141

4,025

1964

14,280,587

16,000

 

*One variety known for 1961 – full ground cover on the Reverse

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