Famous Medieval Castle on New Silver Coin From Hungary

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Castle of Eger The history of the Castle of Eger reaches back to the days of King St. Stephen...

Gold Ducat – Oldest Continuously Issued Gold Coin in the World...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   After a span of 32 years, the design of the Dutch Gold Ducat is being given a new, historically...

New Collector Coin From Hungary: The Reformed Great Church and College...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The seventh coin in an annual series of legal tender 2,000 forint coins struck with an antique bronze finish...

New Large Format Silver Coin From Hungarian Mint

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   King Matthias I (Matthias Corvinus, originally Mátyás Hunyadi) was Hungary's first elected king and one of the most popular...

Hungary Issues Massive Coins Commemorating 30 Years of Freedom, Departure of...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   After mass demonstrations by a unified opposition in 1989, free elections were held in Hungary, and resulted in a...

The Komondor: New Coin in Hungarian Dog Breed Series

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Komondor, a breed of dog that has been declared one of Hungary's national treasures, is the second issue...

Antique Bronze Coin From Hungary Honors Heritage Site – Fiumei Road...

Hungarian National Heritage Coin in Antique Bronze: Fiumei Road Cemetery   By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Hungarian Mint, in partnership with the Hungarian National Heritage...

Coin Commemorates 100th Anniversary of World’s Largest Water-Management Steam Pumping Station

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Royal Dutch Mint is celebrating the centennial of the Ir. D.F. Woudagemaal (in English: the D.F. Wouda Steam...

Monnaies Françaises: French Coin Reference 2020 Edition Available in November

French "Red" Book by Coin & Currency Institute ......   Monnaies Françaises has been the bible on the coins of modern France since it was first...

New Gold Coin From Hungarian Mint Honors Saint Irene

Hungary's only gold coin for 2019 limited to 2,000 pieces By Coin & Currency Institute ......   Saint Irene of Hungary (1088–1134), despite not being widely known...

New Series of Dutch Silver Ducats Focuses on Country’s Famous Castles

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Silver Ducat has been part of the heritage of the Netherlands Mint for 350 years. But with the 2020...

New Edition of Coins of England Catalog Now Available

Coins of England by Coin & Currency Institute ......   The 2020 edition of Coins of England and the United Kingdom is the 55th update and...

Popular Hunting Dog Breed Vizsla Focus of New Coin From Hungary

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   Although the Hungarian Vizsla did not start arriving in the United States until the close of World War II,...

Netherlands to Issue 2020 Gold Ducat Coins by Reservation Only

By Coin & Currency Institute ....   The Dutch Gold Ducat and Double Gold Ducat are appearing in another variation of their traditional, classic design for...

Classic Hungarian Gold Florin Recreated on Modern Coin

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The only gold coin Hungary will issue in 2020 reaches back seven centuries, to the florins (goldguldens) of King...

Switzerland 2021 Shooting Talers Available Now for Preorder

Lucerne Shooting Festival First to Feature Two Shooting Talers, Due to Global Events   By Coin & Currency Institute ......   Switzerland’s annual shooting taler is now available...

Switzerland 2020 Shooting Talers Continue Long Tradition

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   Switzerland’s annual shooting taler is now available for preorder in advance of its mid to late January release date. The...

Hungarian Mint Commemorates Nobel Prize Winner János Harsányi

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   János (or John Charles) Harsányi, the 1994 Nobel Memorial Prize laureate in Economic Sciences, was born in Budapest on...

Netherlands Celebrates 100 Years of Dutch Aviation, World’s Oldest Operating Airline

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Royal Dutch Mint's first official Netherlands commemorative coins of 2019 are the Aviation 5 and 10 euros in...

World Coin News – Gold and Silver Coins Commemorate Beemster UNESCO...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The second official Dutch commemorative coin of 2019, commissioned by the Dutch Ministry of Finance and struck by the...

40th Anniversary Book of Royal French Coins Available From Editions Gadoury

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The 40th anniversary edition of Monnaies Royales Françaises, 1610-1792, by Francesco Pastrone, a standard reference book on the coins...

Hungary Commemorates 30th Anniversary of Stock Exchange After Fall of Communism

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The National Bank of Hungary (Magyar Nemzeti Bank) is issuing a silver collector coin with a face value of...

World Coins – Switzerland 2019 Shooting Taler Continues Long Tradition

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   Switzerland’s annual shooting taler is now available for pre-order in advance of its mid-to-late January release date. The Swiss tradition...

New Book on Gold Coins of Sweden First on the Subject...

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   Not since the publication of The Coinage of Sweden, in 1977, and Coins of the Swedish Possessions in 1980,...