R5, South Africa, 1997, Nickel-plated Copper reverse
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R5, South Africa, 1997, Nickel-plated Copper

South Africa, 1997, Five Rand, Nickel plated Copper(Grey), Republic of South Africa(RSA) Series(1994 to 2011), Third Decimal Series

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Coin Specifications

Country

South Africa

Year

1997(1994-2011)

Value

R5, Five Rand, 5 ZAR, 5 Rand

Metal

Nickel plated Copper (Grey)

Weight

7.0gm

Diameter

26.00mm

Thickness

1.7mm

Obverse Design

Arthur Sutherland(ALS)

Reverse Design

Arthur Sutherland(ALS)

Shape

Round

Last issue of series

-

Obverse

Old Coat of Arms of South Africa

Lettering:  

  ININGIZIMU AFRIKA(top)

1997(bottom)

ALS

Reverse

Black Wildebeest – The Black Wildebeest is featured on the reverse site of the coin. This animal is endemic to the Southern Parts of Africa.

Lettering:

5 RAND(top)

Edge

Intermittent reeding

 

Mintage

Proof Mintage

1994

10M Presidential Inauguration

10,000  Presidential Inauguration

1994

45M

5,804

1995

41M

5,816

1996

15M

4,827

1996

?(Mint Mark)

?(Mint Mark)

1997

1.28M

3,596

1998

1.152M

3,051

1998

314(Mint Mark)

-(Mint Mark)

1999

8.8M

3,774

1999

1009(Mint Mark)

-(Mint Mark)

2000

1m

3,703

2000

6.2M Bimetal

40,000 Bimetal

2000

672(Mint Mark)

-(Mint Mark)

2001

2M

3,678

2001

779 (mint mark)

 

2002

?M

3,250

2002

106(mint mark)

-

2003

?

2,909

2004

?

1,935

2004

3,243(mint mark)

-

2005

?

1,944

2005

997(mint mark)

-

2006

?

1,637

2006

997(mint mark)

-

2007

?

1,280

2007

2,354(mint mark)

-

2008

?

?

2008

?(mint mark)

?

2008

?(90th Birthday Mandela)

?(90th Birthday Mandela)

2008

?(90th Birthday Mandela)

?(90th Birthday Mandela)

2009

?

?

2010

?

?

2011

?

?

 

Material
Nickel Plated Copper
Denomination
R1
Shape
Round
Time
1900s
Object
Animal - Wildebeest