|Coin:||5 Shilling – Single Shaft (CROWN)|
|Metal Content:||Silver 925 / Copper 75|
|Mintage Figure:||14 000|
|Design:||President Paul Kruger|
|Inscription:||ZUID AFRIKAANSCHE REPUBLIEK|
|Remarks:||The design of the crown is identical to that of the half-crown.|
|Design:||Z.A.R. Coat of Arms|
|Inscription:||5 SHILLINGS *1892*|
|Remarks:||The oxwagon is correctly depicted, showing a single shaft and the front wheels are smaller than the rear ones. This coin is known as the ‘Single Shaft’.|
The 1898 Single “9” is the most important African coin. Sold by Rare Coin Investments.
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