Proof Krugerrands.

1974 Proof Krugerrand.

How much is a 1974 Proof Krugerrand worth?

IMPORTANT 1974 PROOF KRUGERRANDS DO NOT FIT IN A FISCH SCALE.

Hern's Number K9
Krause-Mishler Number KM73
Designer CLS Coert Steynberg
Size Diameter 32.61 to 32.77 mm
Thickness 2.87 to.2.97 mm
Mintage Proof 6352
Mintage UNC/Bullion 3209352
Weight 33.9305 gm
Gold Weight 31.1 gm 1 Oz
Gold Content 91.667%
Copper Content 0.0833
Reeding Coarse
Certificate of Origin No
Frosted No
Best Known PR67

1974 was the year when the Krugerrand really took off. The Americas were finally allowed to own Krugerrand. In 1974 over 3 million bullion Krugerrand were minted. Only 6352 1974 Proof Krugerrand were minted.

IMPORTANT 1974 PROOF KRUGERRANDS DO NOT FIT IN A FISCH SCALE.

1973 Proof Krugerrand1973 Krugerrand

All Proof Krugerrand should be supplied with a SA Mint box,an SAGCE enclosure, or be Slabbed certified from NGC or other certificate slabbing company. There was no COA Certificate of Origin certificates supplied in 1974.

Proof Krugerrand South Africa Mint Box

It can be very difficult to remove the Proof Krugerrand from the SAM box. The best way is to cup your hand and "slap" the box into the cupped hand. Only touch the Proof Krugerrand with soft cloth gloves.

In years to come these Proof Krugerrand will be extremely rare. A full set would be very difficult to accomplish.