In honor of a great leader and statesman, Nelson Mandela.
According to a news release in February 2012 (22 years after Nelson Mandela was freed), the South African Reserve Bank will produce a new series of banknotes which “will have the same denominations, sizes, and colors as the current issued notes, but the front of all notes will carry a specially designed engraving of former President Nelson Mandela. The reverse side of each denomination will have an image of different animals:
Each note is extremely colorful and would make a great addition to any banknote collection or just to own as a historical tribute to a great man who did a lot to bring about freedom to blacks in South Africa through his own freedom. Of course animal lovers will enjoy owning these notes as the…
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