1oz South Africa, Big Five Buffalo, 2021, Silver - The mint launched a new series of silver coins in 2019 focusing on the so-called Big Five native animals on the African continent.
The Big Five Series of silver coins originates at the South African Mint and depicts five unique species native to the African continent. The five animals depicted in this collection are considered the hardest to hunt on foot and are, in some cases, among the most deadly predators in the world.
The African Cape Buffalo is the last of the animals featured on this popular Big 5 coin series since its debut in 2019.
1 Oz Fine Silver
Fine Silver .999
33.626gm 1 Troy Ounce
Last issue of series
Side view of the Buffalo
Two curved ornaments reminiscent of ivory tusks, the legend SOUTH AFRICA is separated from the inscription BIG FIVE 2021 by a small Coat of Arms of South Africa.
SOUTH AFRICA BIG FIVE 2021
Two halves of the Buffalo's face
The reverse of the coin features two halves of the face of the Cape buffalo and when two coins are placed next to each other a complete close-up image of the face is seen. When multiple coins are placed next to each other, a herd of buffalos is formed.
PB (initial of die-sinker)
Milled (no inscription)