50 Cent, South Africa, 1962
50 Cent, South Africa, 1962
50 Cent, South Africa, 1962
50 Cent, South Africa, 1962

Fifty Cent, South Africa, 1962, Silver

South Africa, Van Riebeeck, 1962, Fifty Cent, Silver, First Decimal, Republic of South Africa Series, 1961 to 1964, The Transitional Period

 

The Fifty Cents :  1962 Republic of South Africa Series – Van Riebeeck

One Variety is known:

  • 1963 The legend is longer and narrower on the S.S. Coin

Coin Specifications 

Country

South Africa

Year

1962(1961-1964)

Value

50 Cents

Metal

Silver 0.500, Copper 0.500 - Silver content 5.65gm

Weight

28.2759gm

Diameter

38.80mm

Thickness

3.04mm

Engraver

Coert Steynberg (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

Springbok

Lettering:
SUID-AFRICA·1962·SOUTH·AFRICA *50 C*

Edge

Reeded

 

Mintage

Proof Mintage

1961

54,746

7,530

1962

24,378

3,844

1963

157,717

4,025

1964

126,664

16,000

 

 

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