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5 Rand Nelson Mandela 90th Birthday

5 Rand (Nelson Mandela 90th Birthday) -  obverse 5 Rand (Nelson Mandela 90th Birthday) -  reverse

© Dario Silva Collection

Features

Country South Africa
Period Republic of South Africa (1961-date)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 2008
Value 5 Rand
5.00 ZAR = 0.34 USD
Composition Bimetallic: brass center in copper-nickel ring
Weight 9.4 g
Diameter 26.0 mm
Thickness 3.0 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
References KM# 439, Hern# Nj30
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Hern's Handbook on South African Coins and Patterns
by Brian Hern
(JD Numismatic Corporation)

Commemorative issue

90th Birthday of Nelson Mandela

Obverse

Coat of Arms of Rep of South Africa

Lettering:
Afrika Borwa •2008• Suid-Afrika
ALS

Engraver: Arthur Sutherland

Reverse

Nelson Mandela Bust

Lettering:
90
YEARS
NvN 5
RAND

Engraver: Natanya van Niekerk

Edge

Security edge with the initials of the South Africa Reserve Bank and the face value repeated 10 times.

Lettering: SARB R5 SARB R5 SARB R5 SARB R5 SARB R5 SARB R5 SARB R5 SARB R5 SARB R5 SARB R5

5 Rand (Nelson Mandela 90th Birthday)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
2008  22,106,000 2.22 5.63

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