The South African Mint was the “Guest of honour” at the 2002 World Money fair in Switzerland. To commemorate this event a proof 1 ounce (1 oz) Krugerrand was launched.
As with all Krugerrand’s the obverse of the limited edition 2002 Basel Krugerrand depicts the bust of Paul Kruger.
On the reverse of the 2002 Basel Krugerrand The “RSA” mintmark appears just below “Baselstab” privy , which indicates that these Krugerrand’s were minted at the South African mint and the “Baselstab” privy mark records that the launch of theselimited edition Krugerrand’s took place at the Basel coin convention in February 2002. This is the first time that a proof Krugerrand has been launched outside South Africa.
A total of 600 of these mintmark Krugerrand’s were minted by The South African Mint.