Information about mint: South African Mint (Pretoria Mint)

South African Mint (Pretoria Mint) (1892 - present)

The South African Mint Company (Pty) Limited (SA MINT) is the official mint of the Republic of South Africa with its headquarters in Centurion, Gauteng Province near Pretoria. SA MINT manufactures coins on behalf of the South African Reserve Bank.

Most of the production is of circulation coins and commemorative coins.

The world-famous Krugerrand gold coin has been minted here since 1967. From 1996, the Mint has operated a retail outlet and museum at Centurion, Gauteng.

Coins struck by: South African Mint (Pretoria Mint) (20)
CountryYearNameMintageMint Mark
United Kingdom 1923 Sovereign 1923 3,051,743 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1923 Half Sovereign 1923 (Proof only) 655 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1924 Sovereign 1924 2,139,740 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1925 Sovereign 1925 21,276,258 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1925 Half Sovereign 1925 946,615 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1926 Sovereign 1926 13,663,346 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1926 Half Sovereign 1926 806,540 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1927 Sovereign 1927 18,073,404 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1928 Sovereign 1928 19,981,682 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1929 Sovereign 1929 14,067,451 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1930 Sovereign 1930 12,020,682 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1931 Sovereign 1931 9,743,139 Letters SA
United Kingdom 1932 Sovereign 1932 1,066,680 Letters SA
British West Africa 1946 One Penny 1946 23,442,000 Letters SA
British West Africa 1947 One Penny 1947 81,252,020 Letters SA
New Zealand 1997 Two Dollars 1997 1,006,282 No mint mark
New Zealand 1998 Two Dollars 1998 6,002,000 No mint mark
New Zealand 1998 Five Cents 1998 8,006,000 No mint mark
New Zealand 1999 Two Dollars 1999 5,054,999 No mint mark
New Zealand 1999 Five Cents 1999 25,044,999 No mint mark
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South African Mint (Pretoria Mint): Details
From Year1892
CountrySouth Africa
LocationCenturion, Gauteng Province
Web(official site)
Mint Marks used by: South African Mint (Pretoria Mint)
Letters SA

Letters SA.

Located:
- on the obverse of gold Sovereigns of the St George type: on the ground, below the horse's hoof and above the centre of the date

No mint mark

On some coins, the Pretoria Mint did not have a mint mark.