Twenty Cent(Afrikaans), South Africa, 1966, Nickel
    Twenty Cent(Afrikaans), South Africa, 1966, Nickel
    Twenty Cent(Afrikaans), South Africa, 1966, Nickel
    Twenty Cent(Afrikaans), South Africa, 1966, Nickel

    Twenty Cent(Afrikaans), South Africa, 1966, Nickel

    South Africa, 1966, Twenty Cent, Afrikaans, Nickel, Republic of South Africa(RSA) Series, Second decimal Series(1965 to 1990)

    

     

    Jan Anthoniszoon Van Riebeeck(Jan van Riebeeck) was born on the 21th April 1619 in Culemborg, Netherlands and died on the 18th January 1677 in Batavia, Dutch East Indies(now called Jakarta, Indon). He was a Dutch colonial administrator and founder of Cape Town in 1652.

    Coin Specifications

    Country

    South Africa

    Year

    1966(1965-1990)

    Value

    20c, 20 cent, Twenty cent

    Metal

    Nickel Fine

    Weight

    6.00gm

    Diameter

    24.21mm

    Thickness

    1.84mm

    Obverse Design

     Tommy Sasseen (TS)

    Reverse Design

    Tommy Sasseen(TS)

    Shape

    Round

    Last issue of series

    1990

    Obverse

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

    Lettering:

    SUID-AFRIKA

    1966

    Reverse

    King Protea Flower(Protea cynaroides). Honoured as the national flower in South Africa. Sometimes also called sugarbushes or Grootsuikerkan.

    Lettering:

    20

    Edge

    Smooth

     

    Mintage

    Proof Mintage

    1965E

    29,235,221

    24,988

    1965A

    29,210,148

    /

    1966E

    4,048,544

    /

    1966A

    4,073,544

    25,000

    1967E

    57,854

    /

    1967A

    82,854

    25,000

    1968E

    75,000

    25,000

    1968A

    50,000

    /

    1969E

    9,052

    /

    1969A

    21,052

    12,000

    1970

    24,050

    10,000

    1971

    5,904,843

    12,000

    1972

    9,079,092

    10,000

    1973

    30,850

    10,850

    1974

    2,450,792

    15,000

    1975

    13,000,000

    18,000

    1976

    18,847,062

    21,000

    1977

    30,688,644

    19,000

    1978

    10,067,539

    17,000

    1979

    5,047,267

    15,000

    1980

    13,350,419

    15,000

    1981

    8,564,000

    10,000

    1982

    18,116,621

    12,000

    1983

    25,708,761

    14,135

    1984

    31,643,424

    11,250

    1985

    29,348,637

    9,859

    1986

    11,424,200

    7,000

    1987

    36,910,781

    6,781

    1988

    48,665,032

    7,250

    1989

    57,261,721

    9,571

    1990

    98,512,000

    /

     

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