Krugerrand


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Krugerrand

A coin minted in South Africa containing one troy ounce of gold. It is legal tender in South Africa but is not used. It is the first gold coin minted to be legal tender at the market value of one troy ounce of gold rather than for an amount indicated by the face value of the coin. It is one of the more frequently traded coins in the world. See also: Silver Krugerrand.

Krugerrand

A gold coin minted in South Africa.
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Fallon's luck didn't improve later as Motive was caught on the line by Etmaam who like Krugerrand appeared to have no chance two furlongs out.
His last visit was a tremendous success, here are just a few prices achieved at auction from items brought in: A gold proof International Year of the Child Collection sold for pounds 4550, a Golden Jubilee gold proof set pounds 3700, a 1975 Krugerrand & mount pounds 1050, a 20 Dollar 1904 & mount pounds 920, 9ct gold cigarette case pounds 1440 and gold ingot pendant pounds 320.
Q: I bought a gold krugerrand coin some years ago for just over pounds 300, and I tucked it away as a nest egg.
Coins are among the most popular way to invest in gold, with supplies of coins like the South African Krugerrand drying up as people hoard them.
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They have the choice of the one-ounce Krugerrand coin minted in South Africa, currently priced at $409, or gold bars ranging in size up to 400/oz.
Krugerrand lifted them around 400 places in the table in one leap - taking them into the top 40, right on the fringe of the title race.
Krugerrand gave bookmakers the perfect start when landing the opening Cadogan Silver Salver Handicap Stakes at odds of 25-1.
Among the items stolen were a one ounce pure gold krugerrand, a wartime pocket tin opener, jewellery and a silver chain mail purse with approximately 50 Swarovski diamond shaped stones.
Q: I have a gold krugerrand coin that I was given as a gift many years ago.
The Ahern-partnered Krugerrand seemed to stumble and fall on the home turn, while the Holland-ridden Prime Powered broke a leg and came down two furlongs from home.