CoinWeek News Wire for June 2, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for June 2, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Princeton University Now Has Rare Peter Donald Byzantine Coins According to Princeton University Library, there...

New Royal Canadian Mint Silver Coin Honors Dieppe 75th Anniversary

The Royal Canadian Mint has crafted a silver collector coin marking the 75th anniversary of the Dieppe Raid, where brave Canadian troops suffered heavy...

New World Coins – JFK Collector Coin in Special Purple Heart...

Celebrate the centenary of an iconic American president's birth Featuring one of America’s most famous and iconic Presidents Unique Purple Heart shaped Packaging Produced...

Coin by Boneta-Marie Mabo Released for Australia’s National Reconciliation Week

By Royal Australian Mint ......   To mark the 50th anniversary of the 1967 referendum and the 25th anniversary of the High Court Mabo decision, award-winning...

CoinWeek News Wire for May 26, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for May 26, 2017 Brain Food 1.) How Learning to Love Coins Made the Vikings Modern The Vikings originally traded with precious...

Modern World Coins – Laughing Buddha, Cherry Blossom Snow Globe Coins...

Laughing Buddha Palau: 10 Dollars 2017. Silver .999. 2 oz. 38.61 mm. Proof. Mintage: 888 pcs. Palau: 1 Dollar. Gold .9999. 0.5 g. 13.92 mm. BU....

Modern World Coins – Hungary’s Largest Coin Commemorates Compromise of...

By Coin & Currency Institute ....   The Compromise of 1867 is one of the most important events in the history of modern Hungary. It is...

The East India Company and Its Coins

The East India Company's classic coins included Gold Mohur, Silver Rupiya, Pagoda, Anna, Fanams and Cash Four centuries ago ships set sail in search of...

Armageddon for the Royal Canadian Mint’s $20 for $20 Silver Coin...

By Eric Brothers for CoinWeek .....   It seemed like a great idea at the time. Called "Face Value collectibles", the face value of these .9999 fine...

Sold-Out Perth Mint Dragon Coin Available at Modern Coin Mart

After selling out in under 48 hours, the Perth Mint's 2 oz High Relief Silver Antiqued Dragon coin made an impressive arrival into the...

World Coins – Hologram on New Coin Shows Melted Antarctic Ice...

Holographic coin effect shows the Larsen B Ice Shelf that collapsed 15 years ago! Raising Awareness of an important environmental issue. Limited Mintage of...

New World Gold Coins – Freud & the Viennese Schools of...

The Austrian Mint is dedicating a new three-part series of 50 Euro gold coins to a very special subject: the Vienna Schools of Psychotherapy...

Damaged Rio Olympics Medals Soil Athletes’ Memories of 2016

About 130 medals rusted, spotted or falling apart By CoinWeek News Staff ....   A lot was made last year of the failure of host country Brazil...

25th Anniversary of Breast Cancer Pink Ribbon Commemorated on New 2...

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   The Paris Mint, otherwise known as Monnaie de Paris, will issue new 2-euro commemorative collector coins honoring the 25th anniversary...

CoinWeek News Wire for May 19, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for May 19, 2017 Brain Food 1.) Defacing coins like a suffragette Have you ever tried to get into the mind of...

World Coins – Royal Australian Mint Triangular Coin Recognizes International Nurses...

By Royal Australian Mint ......   The contribution and efforts of nurses are being recognized through the Royal Australian Mint’s special release of a triangular commemorative...

World Coins – JFK 100th Anniversary Silver Coin Features 1/2 Carat...

John F. Kennedy Centenary of Birth with Gold-Plated Heart-Shaped Privy Mark and Purple Diamonds Gold-Plated Privy Mark featuring 1/2 Carat of Purple Diamonds 100oz...

World Coin News – Royal Canadian Mint Reports Annual 2016 Results

The Royal Canadian Mint has reported its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2016. The contents of this release should be read...

The Royal Mint Becomes First World Mint to achieve compliance with...

This Standard will provide guidance from the Shari'ah perspective on the usage of gold in financial and investment transactions for Islamic financial institutions and...

New World Commemorative Coins from Swiss Mint: Yodeling & Steamship Uri

By The Federal Mint Swissmint ....   On 4 May 2017 the Federal Mint Swissmint launched two new ones Special coins for collectors and lovers. Just...

Former Contractor Charged with Theft of Gold from Perth Mint

By CoinWeek News Staff ....   On April 7, the Perth Mint in Perth, Western Australia, became aware of the possible theft of a one-kilogram gold...

CoinWeek IQ: A Legacy in Coins – Maria Theresa – 4K...

Maria Theresa's influence over the Austrian monetary system goes well beyond the famous silver coin that carries her image. In this CoinWeek video, we sit...

World Coins – Latvian Bank Issues Commemorative Silver Coin Latgale Congress

By Bank of Latvia ....   On Wednesday, 3 May, Bank of Latvia issued a new 5 euro silver collector coin entitled Latgale Congress. By doing...

Royal Canadian Mint Continues Canada 150 Celebration with Latest Collector Coins

With only a few months left before Canada officially turns 150 on July 1, the Royal Canadian Mint is launching more collector coins celebrating...

Catastrophic Launch of Mint of Finland Collector Coin Ends with Scrapped...

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek .....   Last Monday, the Mint of Finland announced a five-coin, five-euro commemorative coin set marking the 100th Anniversary of Finnish...

Win a Certified Silver Swan, Brought to You by APMEX CoinGrade+

After being made available to the public on April 3, the 2017 1 oz Silver Swan coin, the first release of a new series...

Austria 2017 Microcosm 25 Euro Silver Niobium Coin

Description: "Microcosm", the 2017 entry in the popular Austrian Mint 25 euro silver-niobium bimetallic coin program honoring science and technological innovation, is the 15th issue...

New Commemorative World Coins – Royal Mint Marks House of Windsor...

The Royal Mint has issued an official range of commemorative £5 coins to mark the centenary of the House of Windsor. The coins feature...

Netherlands to Issue 2017 Gold Ducats by Reservation Only

200th Anniversary of the Kingdom's Gold Ducat Marked by a Special One-Time Design By Coin & Currency Institute ......   An anniversary in Dutch coinage is occurring...

CoinWeek News Wire for April 28, 2017

By Coinweek ....   CoinWeek News Wire for April 28, 2017 Brain Food 1.) The Hidden Science Of The New British Pound Coin There is however one security feature...