This website is dedicated to one of the most beautiful & historic coins ever minted.

Here you will find the true facts about this magnificent coin, and the people involved in the minting process.

You can view high definition photos as well as learn about the forgeries out there.

It contains information from research done by Dr Rentia Landman Reid and Pierre Henri Nortje, which they have generiously given us persmision to use. 

We welcome any feedback. Enjoy”