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Republic of South Africa (1961-1990)

South African Rand=100 cents

coin South Africa 1 rand 1966
1 rand 1966 (1965-1968)
silver
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SUID-AFRIKA 1966 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - $10-12
coin South Africa 1 rand 1966
1 rand 1966 (1965-1968)
silver
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SOUTH AFRICA 1966 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - $10-12
coin South Africa 1 rand 1967
1 rand 1967
silver
1 Year since the Death of Dr. Verwoerd (Prime Minister of South Africa)
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SUID-AFRIKA 1967 / Dr. Verwoerd right
Coin value - $10-12
coin South Africa 1 rand 1967
1 rand 1967
silver
1 Year since the Death of Dr. Verwoerd (Prime Minister of South Africa)
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SOUTH AFRICA 1967 / Dr. Verwoerd right
Coin value - $10-12
coin South Africa 1 rand 1969
1 rand 1969
silver
1 Year since the Death of Dr. T.E. Donges (elected President, but died before)
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA  / Coat of arms
SUID-AFRIKA 1969 / Dr. T.E. Donges right
Coin value - $10-12
coin South Africa 1 rand 1969
1 rand 1969
silver
1 Year since the Death of Dr. T.E. Donges (elected President, but died before)
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA  / Coat of arms
SOUTH AFRICA 1969 / Dr. T.E. Donges right
Coin value - $10-12
coin South Africa 1 rand 1971
1 rand 1971 (1970-1990)

silver
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1971  / Coat of arms
Coin value - $8-12
 coin South Africa 1 rand 1989
1 rand 1989 (1977-1989)
nickel
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1989  / Coat of arms
Coin value - $1-3
 coin South Africa 1 rand 1974
1 rand 1974

silver
50th Anniversary of Pretoria Mint
1 RAND / 1923-1973 / Coin designs surround brick door at cente
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA 1974  / Coat of arms
Coin value - $20-25
 coin South Africa 1 rand 1979
1 rand 1979
nickel
President Diederichs
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1979 / Diederichs left
Coin value - $3-5
coin South Africa 1 rand 1982
1 rand 1982
nickel
President Vorster
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1982 / Vorster
Coin value - $3-5
coin South Africa 1 rand 1985
1 rand 1985
nickel
President Marais Viljoen
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1985 / Viljoen left
Coin value - $7-10
coin South Africa 1 rand 1985
1 rand 1985

silver
75th Anniversary of Parliament
1 RAND / PARLIMENT PARLIAMENT 1910-1985 / Parliament building
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1985 / Crossed scepters divides shield and lion
Coin value - $25-30
coin South Africa 1 rand 1986
1 rand 1986

silver
100th Anniversary of Johannesburg
EEN RAND ONE / 1886 JOHANNESBURG 1986 / View of city
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1986  / Coat of arms
Coin value - $25-30
coin South Africa 1 rand 1986
1 rand 1986

silver
Year of the Disabled
1 R / YEAR OF DISABLED PEOPLE / JAAR VAN GESTREMDE PERSONE / Stylized figure - standing and in wheelchair
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1986  / Coat of arms
Coin value - $30-35
coin South Africa 1 rand 1988
1 rand 1988

silver
500th Anniversary of Bartolomeu Dias African journey
EEN RAND ONE / 1488 DIAS 1988 / Crown above point of star, map, boat
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1988  / Coat of arms
Coin value - $40-50
coin South Africa 1 rand 1988
1 rand 1988

silver
300th Anniversary of Huguenots settlements
EEN RAND ONE / LES HUGUENOTS / 1688 1988 / Cross and Dove
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1988  / Coat of arms
Coin value - $25-30
coin South Africa 1 rand 1988
1 rand 1988

silver
150th Anniversary of Great Trek
EEN RAND ONE / GROORT TREK / 1838 1988 / Stylized wheel and arrow
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1988  / Coat of arms
Coin value - $25-30
 coin South Africa 1 rand 1990
1 rand 1990
nickel
President Botha
1 RAND / SOLI DEO GLORIA / Springbok
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1990 /  Botha
Coin value - $4-6

 

 

coin South Africa 50 cents 1963
50 cents 1963 (1961-1964)
silver
50 C / SUID-AFRIKA 1963 SOUTH AFRICA / Springbok
UNITY IS STRENGTH BENDRAG MAAK MAG / Jan van Riebeeck 1/4 right
Coin value - $15-18
coin South Africa 50 cents 1966
50 cents 1966 (1965-1969)
nickel
50 / Flowers
SUID-AFRIKA 1966 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - $1-3
coin South Africa 50 cents 1966
50 cents 1966 (1965-1969)
nickel
50
SOUTH AFRICA 1966 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - $1-3
coin South Africa 50 cents 1968
50 cents 1968
nickel
President Charles Swart
50 / Flowers
SUID-AFRIKA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $3-6
coin South Africa 50 cents 1968
50 cents 1968
nickel
President Charles Swart
50 / Flowers
SOUTH AFRICA 1968
Coin value - $3-6
 coin South Africa 50 cents 1988
50 cents 1988 (1970-1990)
nickel
50 / Flowers
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1988  / Coat of arms
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 50 cents 1976
50 cents 1976
nickel
President Fouche
50 / Flowers
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1976 / Fouche right
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 50 cents 1979
50 cents 1979
nickel
President Diederichs
50 / Flowers
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1979 / Diederichs left
Coin value - $3-5
coin South Africa 50 cents 1982
50 cents 1982
nickel
President Vorster
50 / Flowers
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1982 / Vorster
Coin value - $10-15
coin South Africa 20 cents 1963
20 cents 1963 (1961-1964)
silver
20 C / SOUTH AFRICA 1963 SUID-AFRIKA  / Coat of arms
UNITY IS STRENGTH BENDRAG MAAK MAG / Jan van Riebeeck 1/4 right
Coin value - $7-10
 coin South Africa 20 cents 1965
20 cents 1965 (1965-1969)
nickel
20 / Protea flower within sprigs
SUID-AFRIKA 1965 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 20 cents 1965
20 cents 1965 (1965-1969)
nickel
20 / Protea flower within sprigs
SOUTH AFRICA 1965 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
 coin South Africa 20 cents 1974
20 cents 1974 (1970-1990)
nickel
20 / Protea flower within sprigs
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1974  / Coat of arms
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 20 cents 1968
20 cents 1968
nickel
President Charles Swart
20 / Protea flower within sprigs
SUID-AFRIKA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $10-15
coin South Africa 20 cents 1968
20 cents 1968
nickel
President Charles Swart
20 / Protea flower within sprigs
SOUTH AFRICA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $10-15
coin South Africa 20 cents 1976
20 cents 1976
nickel
President Fouche
20 / Protea flower within sprigs
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1976 / Fouche right
Coin value - ~$1
 coin South Africa 20 cents 1979
20 cents 1979
nickel
President Diederichs
20 / Protea flower within sprigs
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1979 / Diederichs left
Coin value - $3-5
coin South Africa 20 cents 1982
20 cents 1982
nickel
President Vorster
20 / Protea flower within sprigs
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA / 1982 / Vorster
Coin value - $2-3
coin South Africa 10 cents 1962
10 cents 1962 (1961-1964)
silver
10 C / SUID-AFRIKA 1962 SOUTH AFRICA / standing female leaning on anchor
UNITY IS STRENGTH BENDRAG MAAK MAG / Jan van Riebeeck 1/4 right
Coin value - $6-8
coin South Africa 10 cents 1965
10 cents 1965 (1965-1969)
nickel
10 / Aloe plant
SUID-AFRIKA 1965 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 10 cents 1965
10 cents 1965 (1965-1969)
nickel
10 / Aloe plant
SOUTH AFRICA 1965 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 10 cents 1968
10 cents 1968
nickel
President Charles Swart
10 / Aloe plant
SUID-AFRIKA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $10-15
coin South Africa 10 cents 1968
10 cents 1968
nickel
President Charles Swart
10 / Aloe plant
SOUTH AFRICA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $10-15
 coin South Africa 10 cents 1983
10 cents 1983 (1970-1989)
nickel
10 / Aloe plant
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA 1983  / Coat of arms
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 10 cents 1976
10 cents 1976
nickel
President Fouche
10 / Aloe plant
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA 1976 / Fouche right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 10 cents 1979
10 cents 1979
nickel
President Diederichs
10 / Aloe plant
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA 1979 / Diederichs left
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 10 cents 1982
10 cents 1982
nickel
President Vorster
10 / Aloe plant
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA 1982 / Vorster
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 5 cents 1963
5 cents 1963 (1961-1964)
silver
5 C / SOUTH AFRICA 1963 SUID-AFRIKA / Protea flower in center of bars
UNITY IS STRENGTH BENDRAG MAAK MAG / Jan van Riebeeck 1/4 right
Coin value - $5-6
coin South Africa 5 cents 1969
5 cents 1969 (1965-1969)
nickel
5 C / Blue Crane
SUID-AFRIKA 1969 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 5 cents 1969
5 cents 1969 (1965-1969)
nickel
5 C / Blue Crane
SOUTH AFRICA 1969 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 5 cents 1977
5 cents 1977 (1970-1989)
nickel
5 C / Blue Crane
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA 1977  / Coat of arms
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 5 cents 1968
5 cents 1968
nickel
President Charles Swar
5 C / Blue Crane
SUID-AFRIKA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 5 cents 1969
5 cents 1968
nickel
President Charles Swar
5 C / Blue Crane
SOUTH AFRICA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 5 cents 1976
5 cents 1976
nickel
President Fouche
5 C / Blue Crane
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA 1976 / Fouche right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 5 cents 1979
5 cents 1979
nickel
President Diederichs
5 C / Blue Crane
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA 1979 / Diederichs left
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 5 cents 1982
5 cents 1982
nickel
President Vorster
5 C / Blue Crane
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA 1982 / Vorster
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 2,5 cents 1961
2.5 cents 1961 (1961-1964)
silver
2 1/2 C / SOUTH AFRICA 1961 SUID-AFRIKA / Protea flower
UNITY IS STRENGTH BENDRAG MAAK MAG / Jan van Riebeeck 1/4 right
Coin value - $5-8
coin South Africa 2 cents 1966
2 cents 1966 (1965-1969)
bronze
2 C / Black wildebeest
SUID-AFRIKA 1966 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 2 cents 1967
2 cents 1967 (1965-1969)
bronze
2 C / Black wildebeest
SOUTH AFRICA 1967 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
 coin South Africa 2 cents 1989
2 cents 1989 (1970-1990)
bronze
2 C / Black wildebeest
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1989  / Coat of arms
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 2 cents 1968
2 cents 1968
bronze
President Charles Swart
1 C / Black wildebeest
SUID-AFRIKA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 2 cents 1968
2 cents 1968
bronze
President Charles Swart
1 C / Black wildebeest
SOUTH AFRICA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 2 cents 1976
2 cents 1976
bronze
President Fouche
2 C / Black wildebeest
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1976 / Fouche right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 2 cents 1979
2 cents 1979
bronze
President Diederichs
2 C / Black wildebeest
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1979 / Diederichs left
Coin value - ~$1
coin South Africa 2 cents 1982
2 cents 1982
bronze
President Vorster
2 C / Black wildebeest
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1976 / Vorster
Coin value - ~$1
coin South Africa 1 cent 1961
1 cent 1961 (1961-1964)
brass
1 C / SOUTH AFRICA 1961 SUID-AFRIKA / Covered wagon
UNITY IS STRENGTH BENDRAG MAAK MAG / Jan van Riebeeck 1/4 right
Coin value - $1-2
coin South Africa 1 cent 1966
1 cent 1966 (1965-1969)
bronze
1 C / Two Sparrows
SOUTH AFRICA 1966 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 1 cent 1969
1 cent 1969 (1965-1969)
bronze
1 C / Two Sparrows
SUID-AFRIKA 1969 / Jan van Riebeeck right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 1 cent 1983
1 cent 1983 (1970-1989)
bronze
1 C / Two Sparrows
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA 1983  / Coat of arms
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 1 cent 1968
1 cent 1968
bronze
President Charles Swart
1 C / Two Sparrows
SUID-AFRIKA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $2-4
coin South Africa 1 cent 1968
1 cent 1968
bronze
President Charles Swart
1 C / Two Sparrows
SOUTH AFRICA 1968 / Swart left
Coin value - $3-6
coin South Africa 1 cent 1976
1 cent 1976
bronze
President Fouche
1 C / Two Sparrows
SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH AFRICA 1976 / Fouche right
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 1 cent 1979
1 cent 1979
bronze
President Diederichs
1 C / Two Sparrows
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1979 / Diederichs left
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 1 cent 1982
1 cent 1982
bronze
President Vorster
1 C / Two Sparrows
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1982 / Vorster
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 1/2 cent 1964
1/2 cent 1964 (1961-1964)
brass
1/2 C / SUID-AFRIKA SOUTH 1964 AFRICA / Wheat sprig and berries divide birds
UNITY IS STRENGTH BENDRAG MAAK MAG / Jan van Riebeeck 1/4 right
Coin value - ~$1
coin South Africa 1/2 cent 1970
1/2 cent 1970 (1970-1983)
bronze
1/2 / Two Sparrows
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1970  / Coat of arms
Coin value - <$1
coin South Africa 1/2 cent 1976
1/2 cent 1976
bronze
President Fouche
1/2 / Two Sparrows
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1976 / Fouche right
Coin value - $10-15
coin South Africa 1/2 cent 1979
1/2 cent 1979
bronze
President Diederichs
1/2 / Two Sparrows
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1979 / Diederichs left
Coin value - $20-25
coin South Africa 1/2 cent 1982
1/2 cent 1982
bronze
President Vorster
1/2 / Two Sparrows
SOUTH AFRICA SUID-AFRIKA / 1982 / Vorster
Coin value - $20-30

 

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