|Coin:||1/10 oz Kruger Rand|
|Metal Content:||Gold 916,67 / Copper 83,33|
|Mintage Figure:||856 975|
|Design:||President Paul Kruger|
|Inscription:||SUID-AFRIKA « SOUTH AFRICA|
|Remarks:||Only 60 of the fractional sets, containing the 1/10 oz, 1/4 oz and 1/2 oz coins were produced by the South African Mint for V.I.Ps in 1980. These sets are bound to become very valuable because of the small mintage.|
|Inscription:||1/10 KRUGERRAND 1980 FYNGOUD 1/10 OZ FINE GOLD|
|Remarks:||As the Krugerrands gained popularity and the gold price soared ($850 in 1980) it was felt necessary by Intergold to mint fractionals in order to suit the pocket of the man on the street.|
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