2004 Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park,(R2, 1/4 oz, 24 ct gold) - R2 Gold Coin -Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park, World Heritage Site, 2004

    2004 Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park,(R2, 1/4 oz, 24 ct gold)

    R2 Gold Coin -Ukhahlamba Drakensberg Park, World Heritage Site, 2004

     

    The uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park was declared a World Heritage Siteon the 29th November 2000. The sharp mountain peaks inspired the Zulu people and the mountain range was called “uKhahlamba”. uKhahlamba means  “Barrier of Spears Pointing to the Sky”.  Other names for the mountain are  “Drakensberg” or “Dragon Mountain” given by the Voortrekkers (Dutch pioneers), because it resembled the back of a dragon.

     Coin Specifications

    CountrySouth Africa
    Year2004
    ValueGold Two Rand, 1/4th Oz Fine
    MetalGold .999 (24 Carat Gold)
    Weight7.777gm(1/4 oz fine)
    Diameter22.00mm
    Thickness1.3mm
    Obverse DesignArthur Sutherland(ALS)Under Coat of arms - left hand side
    Reverse DesignMJ Scheepers(MJS)left side, near the rim on the upper rock face
    ShapeRound
    Obverse

    COA of South Africa

    Lettering:

    SOUTH AFRICA

    2004

    Reverse

    Rock art by the San People

    Lettering:

    R2

    EdgeReeded
    Mintage
     MintageProof Mintage
    2003750750

      

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