10 Cents English Legend - SOUTH AFRICA

10 Cents (English Legend - SOUTH AFRICA) -  obverse10 Cents (English Legend - SOUTH AFRICA) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer South Africa
Period Republic of South Africa (1961-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1965-1969
Value 10 Cents
0.10 ZAR = 0.0067 USD
Currency Rand (1961-date)
Composition Nickel
Weight 4.0 g
Diameter 20.7 mm
Thickness 1.7 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 2889
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References KM# 68.1,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Hern# D120, 122, 124, 128,
Brian Hern, John Bothma, Hercie Peterse; 2017. Hern's Handbook on South African Coins and Patterns 2017/18 (9th edition). Gary Levitan, Ferndale, South Africa.
Schön# 89
Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

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

Lettering: SOUTH AFRICA 1965 T.S.

Engraver: Tommy Sasseen

Tommy Sasseen was apprenticed and employed as die sinker at the South African Mint, Pretoria, from 1950 to 1974. Tommy Sasseen's initials appear on many coins of South Africa and Rhodesia. Sometimes he produced the designs, on other occasions he only modelled or engraved them.

Reverse

Aloe plant (Aloe succotrina)

Lettering: 10 T.S.

Engraver: Tommy Sasseen

Tommy Sasseen was apprenticed and employed as die sinker at the South African Mint, Pretoria, from 1950 to 1974. Tommy Sasseen's initials appear on many coins of South Africa and Rhodesia. Sometimes he produced the designs, on other occasions he only modelled or engraved them.

Edge

Smooth

Comments

Aloe succotrina, the Fynbos aloe, is an medicinal aloe which is endemic to Cape Town and the south-western region of South Africa.

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1965  29 210 000 $ 0.16 $ 0.28 $ 0.32 $ 0.48 $ 0.59 $ 0.59 90% Hern#D120
1966  3 685 000 $ 0.34 $ 0.59 15% Hern#D122
1966  25 000 $ 0.96 1.9% Hern#D122; Proof
1967  50 000 $ 2.33 4% Hern#D124
1967  25 000 1.4% Hern#D124; Proof
1969  558 000 5% Hern#D128
1969  12 000 1.5% Hern#D128; Proof

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