History/Background Information: Part of the legendary Griquatown series of coins purportedly the first coinage series to be struck for use by a South African people. Minted some time in the year 1815/16 these pieces occupy a special place on the history of South African numismatics. Refer to "The Truth of the Griqua Coinage" by Pierre H Nortje for further reading on this wonderful subject.
Certification: PCGS XF45 (Choice Extremely Fine)
Condition Notes: Beautifully struck in high quality silver. Even wear around the coin with delicate toning throughout.
POP Statistics: 2 in XF45 with none finer (PCGS Stats)
Reference: Hern GT1