Centurion, South Africa – 15 October 2018: The South African Mint, a wholly owned subsidiary of the South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has reopened the doors of its museum and retail store following almost 4 months of extensive renovations.
Centurion, South Africa, August 2018: The South African Mint, a subsidiary of the South African Reserve Bank, has unveiled a stunning five-coin Palaeontology Collection in 24 carat gold. The collection brings to life the ‘Archosauria’ – crocodiles, pterosaurs, dinosaurs and birds or the ruling reptiles that roamed and soared freely in Southern Africa some 200 million years ago.
2018 marks the centenary of the birth of Nelson Mandela, and this provides a unique opportunity for people around the world to reflect on his life and times and to promote his legacy. The South African Mint has joined the country in various ways to celebrate the world renowned legend.