History/Background Information: A scarce 1/2 Pond struck for the ZAR in the year 1896. Short lived series issued between 1892 and 1897. Struck to the same specifications as the British Half Sovereign.
Certification: NGC AU58 (Choice About Uncirculated)
Condition Notes: A superb coin on the cusp of mint state. Superb lustre and sparkle to the surfaces and near wear free. Premium for the grade.
Mintage: 39 187
Reference: Hern Z40