Two Cent(English), South Africa, 1965, Bronze
    Two Cent(English), South Africa, 1965, Bronze
    Two Cent(English), South Africa, 1965, Bronze
    Two Cent(English), South Africa, 1965, Bronze

    Two Cent(English), South Africa, 1965, Bronze

    South Africa, 1965, Two Cent, English, Bronze, Republic of South Africa 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

    1965(1965 to 1990)

    Value

     Two Cent, 2 Cent, 2c

    Metal

    Bronze(Copper 0.950, Tin 0.05, Zinc 0.045)

    Weight

    4.00gm

    Diameter

    22.45mm

    Thickness

    1.71mm

    Obverse Design

    Tommy Sasseen (TS)

    Reverse Design

    Jan van Zyl (JVZ)

    Shape

    Round

    Demonetized

    Yes, last issue was in 1990

    Obverse

    Jan van Riebeeck

    Lettering: 

    SOUTH AFRICA

    1965

    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:

    2C

    Edge

    Coarsely Reeded

    Mintage

     

    Mintage

    Proof Mintage

    1965E

    29,886,870

    /

    1965A

    29,911,943

    24,988

    1966E

    9,292,412

    25,000

    1966A

    9,267,412

    /

    1967E

    11,886,865

    25,000

    1967A

    11,861,865

    /

    1968E

    5,500,000

    /

    1968A

    5,525,000

    25,000

    1969E

    5,828,580

    12,000

    1969A

    5,816,580

    12,000

    1970

    35,226,913

    10,000

    1971

    24,105,086

    12,000

    1972

    7,313,608

    10,000

    1973

    18,695,615

    10,850

    1974

    25,315,507

    15,000

    1975

    25,000,000

    18,000

    1976

    51,494,572

    21,000

    1977

    45,135,000

    19,000

    1978

    50,544,000

    17,000

    1979

    40,058,000

    15,000

    1980

    37,810,000

    15,000

    1981

    79,380,000

    10,000

    1982

    53,996,000

    12,000

    1983

    112,616,270

    14,135

    1984

    101,533,375

    11,250

    1985

    102,728,359

    9,859

    1986

    68,310,200

    7,100

    1987

    104,987,781

    6,781

    1988

    195,149,030

    7,250

    1989

    213,638,721

    9,571

    1990

    215,192,000

    None

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