A journalist of note reviews articles and books for collectors of coins, tokens & medals.
Monday, April 16, 2012
A Serious Problem for the Most Popular Gold Coin
The gold krugerrand of South Africa is probably the most popular gold coin among collectors and investors. A problem has been revealed involving a number of recently issued krugers, that being they are underweight. On the surface a bad thing, it is further a problem because many dealers and collectors rely on weight as a key element of authenticity. Here is the story.
W.J. Elvin III, Editor & Publisher