Silver African Rhino

  • Debut: 2012
  • Silver Fineness: 99.9%
  • Tax Status: No sales tax
  • Mint: Mayer Mint
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Buy Silver African Rhino coins online. The Silver African Rhino coin is part of the African Wildlife coins produced. The coin, just like the other coins in the African Wildlife series, it was released as a way of paying tribute to the diminishing African wildlife. The coin was released in 2012. Along with their history of premium, these 1 oz silver coins make ideal collectibles.

The coin has a diameter of 40 millimeters and a thickness of 3 millimeters. It has a silver fineness of 99.9% and has a beautiful proof finish which gives the coin a mirror-like appearance. The obverse of the coin features a rhino and her calf standing close to a water source. The calf faces forward while the mother rhino faces the right side of the coin. A topographical outline of the African continent runs from the top of the coin to the bottom. The outline of the continent has a rugged finish. The text “AFRICAN OUNCE” is engraved on the left side of the coin; from the bottom-left to the top-left. The year of mintage is engraved on the top-right side of the coin- “2012”. The size of the coin and the silver purity of the coin are inscribed on the right side of the coin; from the bottom-right to the mid-right of the coin.

The reverse of the Silver African Rhino coin depicts the Rwandan seal. The seal consists of a stem of sorghum, a branch of coffee tree and a traditional basket on top of a cog wheel. These inner components of the seal are protected by two shields; one on the right, the other on the left. A scroll is at the top of the coin with the text “REPUBLIKA Y’U RWANDA” which means Republic of Rwanda. Rwandan motto is at the bottom of the seal “UBUMWE – UMURIMO – GUKUNDA IGIHUGU” which translates to Unity, Work, Patriotism. “BANKI NKURU Y’U RWANDA” is inscribed at the upper part of the coin, meaning National Bank of Rwanda. The text “AMAFARANGA 50 MIRONGO ITANU” is at the bottom of the coin.

Mayer Mint manufactured the coin. Traders of the coin can buy Silver African Rhino coins online free from sales tax or VAT.

Additional information


German Mint

Country of Origin



Rwanda African Wildlife

Pure Silver Content

1 Troy oz




40.00 mm


999 fine silver


50 Francs