History/Background Information: A scarce gold 1 Pond struck in the ZAR in the year 1896. Struck to the same specifications as the British sovereign. Struck shortly before the second Anglo-Boer War.
Certification: NGC AU58 (Choice About Uncirculated)
Condition Notes: A choice about unc example on the cusp of achieving mint state designation. Rare in such quality. The grading population shrinks significantly above this point.
Mintage: 235 000
Reference: Hern Z49