MA-Shops: Denarius – New World Coin & Banknote Offers From Norway

MA-Shops gives a warm welcome to Denarius By MA-Shops.com ......   A Norwegian 1917 2 øre and 1670 King Frederik III funeral commemorative coin, both beautiful items,...

Ancient Coin Highlights this Week at MA-Shops

By MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops is the world's most trusted online coin & paper money marketplace. Every day,  MA-Shops offers collectors and enthusiasts access to nearly...

MA-Shops: The Diverse Iconography of Banknotes

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   My previous story was about some specific banknotes from the Netherlands. Today I want to...

Ancient Coin Profiles: Greece – Athenian New Style Tetradrachm

New Tetradrachm Overview: The new style of Athenian "owl"--so-called due to the iconic image of Athena's owl on the reverse--originated in a Greece newly conquered...

MA-Shops: The God Mars on Coins

By Joël van Dam – Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com …… Mars, the Roman Ares Last month, I wrote about coins bearing the likeness of the Roman god Jupiter. This month, I want to browse...

CoinWeek Partner: World Coin Video Highlights on MA-Shops – August 2018

MA-Shops World Coin Round-Up : August 2018 Edition Sarah Vjestica from CoinWeek Partner MA-Shops offers up four interesting selections in this month's episode of World...

MA-Shops: Jupiter on Ancient Coins

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Jupiter, the Roman Zeus Last month I spoke a little about mythology on ancient coins. This...

Harlan J. Berk Brings Ancient, US and World Coins to MA-Shops

Established in 1964, Harlan J. Berk, Ltd. is located in downtown Chicago’s business and financial district. This location has been a coin store since...

MA-Shops: Myths on Ancient Coins

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   A Theoretical Context In this blog I will talk about an iconographic theme on coins that...

Passion Meets Expertise: David Lawrence Rare Coins on MA-Shops

MA-Shops expands further and welcomes a well-known expert from the United States David Lawrence Rare Coins (DLRC) is a family business founded in 1979 by...

Toned Seated Liberty Half, About Uncirculated Gold Aureus Highlights at MA-Shops.com

By CoinWeek for MA-Shops ....   Online coin marketplace MA-Shops works with a network of European and U.S. coin dealers to sell coins, paper currency, medals, military...

Error Coins and Samples on MA-Shops.com

By Guy Franquinet - Owner, Franquinet Coins for MA-Shops.com ......   As of 2018, Franquinet Coins (Münzen Franquinet) in Crailsheim, Germany has been in business for...

Unusual Russian Coin Struck at Austrian Mint Among Variety of World...

By CoinWeek ....   At online coin marketplace MA-Shops, the width and breadth of offerings is deep, with a large variety of ancient, modern, U.S. and...

From Ancient to Modern – The Square-Holed Cash Coinage of China:...

By Joël van Dam - Owner, Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Most collectors have seen these coins and there's a chance you might even have one...

MA-Shops Presents Comptoir des Monnaies Anciennes

Founded in 1977 in France (in Epernay, the world capital of Champagne), CDMA (Comptoir des Monnaies Anciennes) has placed itself among the leaders in...

Ancient Coins and History of the Beginning of the Gallic Empire:...

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   For some years, there was an empire inside the Roman Empire. It had his...

MA-Shops Presents New World Coin Dealer QNumis & Hugo Vanhoudt

By MA-Shops ......   It is with great pride that MA-Shops introduces QNumis-Vanhoudt to you! QNumis is a shared initiative of Hugo Vanhoudt and Jan Laureys, both numismatists...

Romae Aeternae – New U.S. Ancient Coin Dealer on MA-Shops

By MA-Shops ......   Founded in 2008, Romae Aeternae Numismatics has served tens of thousands of customers across the globe with the wonderful numismatics of the ancient...

The French in Vietnam – Rare 1946 French Indochinese Piastre Pattern...

French Indochinese piastre By CoinWeek ....   Compared to Portugal and Spain, France was late colonizing Asia and the Far East. Its involvement in Southeast Asian affairs...

MA-Shops: Hercules on Ancient Coins

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   There is no theme based on myths in the history of coinage that can...

The Salvation of Rome: Gordian III Ancient Gold Aureus at MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   Rome in the third century is a fascinating period for historians. It was a time of turmoil and encroaching chaos, but also...

MA-Shops: Silver Denarii Coins from the Late Roman Republic

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Family Theme Types The iconography of coins from antiquity had two main purposes. On the...

MA-Shops: What is a High-Quality Coin?

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   Ever since I started my career as a professional in the numismatic world, I...

Ancient Coins – The Gold Solidus of Rome: MA-Shops

Most beginning collectors of ancient coins have something in common: they want an ancient gold coin in their collection. The Roman solidus is a...

MA-Shops: New Dutch Coin Dealer a Prestigious Name in Numismatics

By MA-Shops.com ......   Jongeling Numismatic Consultancy provides a wide variety of services in the field of numismatics. Both individuals and business clients are welcome. Whether...

New Ancient, World Coin Highlights from MA-Shops

By MA-Shops.com ......   MA-Shops.com has an extensive network of reputable dealers (well-placed to source ancient coins and collectible classic and modern world coins) from which...

Beautiful Gold 100 Corona Coin from Gorny & Mosch on MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   In 1908, Emperor Franz Joseph I had been on the throne of the Austro-Hungarian Empire for 60 years - an almost miraculously...

Apollo in Reverse: Incuse Silver Stater from Künker on MA-Shops

By CoinWeek ....   A simple yet intriguing design from the ancient Mediterranean In Classical Antiquity, the southern part of Italy (including Sicily) was known by the...

MA-Shops: New Online Coin Dealer from Greece

Planet Numismatics on MA-Shops Planet Numismatics is a newly established company specializing in rare and high-quality Numismatics. Our office is located in Glyfada, a suburb of...

Islamic Coins on MA-Shops

By Joël van Dam - Owner of Joëlnumismatics, for MA-Shops.com ......   When is a coin an Islamic coin? Before we can answer this question we should...