"Ours is a vision of a just and democratic South Africa in which all its people will enjoy a full and rewarding life."
Nelson Mandela (Quotation from the video "The Nelson Mandela Foundation", 2006)
Issued by the South African Mint Company as a limited edition of 200, this "Timeless Value - Nelson Mandela Birthday Celebration Set" pays tribute to former President Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.
Contained in this set, are the 2008 "Nelson Mandela 90th Birthday Celebration Set" and a unique timepiece, a swiss movement pocket watch featuring the official 2008 uncirculated N. Mandela 90th Birthday Celebration R5 coin.
Only 200 of these pocket watches were, manufactured.
|Mass:||9.5g, Inner 15.553g Outer 8.9g|
|Diameter:||26mm, Inner 27mm Outer 38.725mm|
|Metal Content:||Bi-metal alloy, Inner Au 999.9 Outer Ag925 Cu 75|
|Reverse Die-sinker:||N van Niekerk|
|Reverse Artist:||N van Niekerk|
|Obverse Die-sinker:||AL Sutherland|
|Purity:||Inner 24 ct gold|
|Extras:||A unique limited edition (200) pocket watch featuring an uncirculated 2008 Nelson Mandela R5|