Second Half Of Slaney Collection of English Coins Finally Coming to...

Spink sold the first half of the Slaney Collection of English coins in May 2003. The sale was a great success, many records were...

Celebrating St. George – Symbolic Saint of England and the Gold...

St. George’s Day – 23 April 2015 The dramatic depiction of St. George conquering the dragon is an image that has long been associated with...

Designer of Queen’s Fifth Portrait Kicks off Circulating Coin Production

The designer of the fifth definitive coinage portrait of Her Majesty The Queen has kicked off production of the new 2015 circulating coins that...

Royal Mint Commemorates End of WWII with £5 VE Day Platinum...

By The Royal Mint.... The Royal Mint has issued a limited-edition Alderney £5 VE Day Platinum Proof coin to commemorate 70 years since the moment...

Royal Mint and P&O Cruises Commemorate Launch of Two Iconic Britannias

By The Royal Mint....   The Royal Mint and P&O Cruises have commemorated the launch of two iconic ‘Britannias’ in 2015 – a new United Kingdom...

The Royal Mint to Gift Silver Pennies to Babies Born on...

To celebrate the arrival of the new addition to the Royal Family, The Royal Mint is to gift 2,015 babies born on the same...

ROYAL ARMS REVISITED: National Symbol Redesigned on 2015 United Kingdom...

The Royal Mint has issued a new £1 coin for 2015 portraying Timothy Noad’s contemporary reworking of the Royal Arms, in a heraldic celebration...

Künker March Coin Auctions Sees Nearly $10.5 Million in Sales

9.6 million euros was the total hammer price of Künker’s March sale. That result exceeded the estimate by about 50%. It goes without...

Britannia Returns as United Kingdom Circulating Coin

By The Royal Mint....   The Royal Mint revealed that the iconic figure of Britannia will return to the United Kingdom’s circulating coins this year alongside...

Teenager’s 12-Sided Design to be Used For New £1 Coin

A teenager’s design is set to line millions of pockets and purses across the UK within the next 2 years after the winner of...

Medieval Coins – Hoard of Viking and Saxon Coins Sold...

This remarkable hoard of 65 medieval coins and four ingots is a fascinating insight into the power struggles of the northern Danelaw and King...

Royal Mint UK Releases Fifth Portrait First Edition and ‘First and...

By The Royal Mint....   Following the unveiling of the new coinage portrait of Her Majesty the Queen, The Royal Mint has released the definitive fifth...

Dix Noonan Webb Coin Auction Tops £635,000 – Rare 1910 George...

A rare 1910 George V Pattern Crown designed by A.G. Wyon topped the Feb. 11 Dix Noonan Webb auction of coins, tokens and historical...

The Royal Mint Issues Gold Coin to Celebrate Lunar Year of...

As part of the celebrations for Chinese New Year, The Royal Mint has created a new design to mark the Lunar Year of the...

Newly discovered Anglo-Saxon Treasure Coins on Display at The British Museum

The British Museum has put on display the largest Anglo-Saxon coin hoard discovered since the implementation of the United Kingdom's Treasure Act of 1996....

The Royal Mint commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the First World...

The Royal Mint’s programme of commemoration marking the centenary of the First World War continues with a £2 coin that honours the Royal Navy....

United Kingdom’s Smallest and Largest Coins go on Trial in Ancient...

Today, both the smallest and the largest UK coins ever minted at The Royal Mint are among 70,000 coins on trial at the Trial...

The Royal Mint Reunites Four Decimal Crown Coins to Mark a...

The Royal Mint is to issue a specially compiled historic coin set uniting four decimal crowns celebrating a decade of royal occasions - an...

Royal Mint celebrates ‘Greatest Briton of all time’ Sir Winston Churchill...

By The Royal Mint....   The Royal Mint has unveiled the theme of its third United Kingdom £20 for £20 coin as the great British statesman...

English Coins – 1910 George V Pattern Crown At Dix Noonan...

The 1910 George V Pattern Crown in gold is one of only two known specimens and is expected to sell for £80,000 to £100,000...

Proof British Gold Coins star in New York This Week

News and Analysis regarding scarce coins, coin markets, and the coin collecting community #258 A Weekly CoinWeek Column by Greg Reynolds ...... Among the most exciting...

5,000 Anglo Saxon Coins Found In UK Countryside

By Nick Huxsted - Arrowfile ....... One of the largest ever UK discoveries of Anglo Saxon coins has been unearthed by a metal detector enthusiast...

New World Record Price for a Tudor Coin Achieved at Spink

On 18th December 2014, Spink London sold two superb gold Tudor Sovereigns of Henry VII and Henry VIII for a combined price of £732,000...

Royal Mint Unveils Limited Edition £100 Silver Coin

By Hubert Walker for CoinWeek ....   The Royal Mint has an end-of-the-year surprise for you. On December 27, the venerable institution unveiled a new, limited-edition £100...

The Royal Mint Unveils 2015 Sovereign UK Gold Coin

CoinWeek Staff Reports... The Royal Mint has unveiled the 2015 Sovereign UK Gold Bullion Coin. The popular 22 carat gold coin features Ian Rank-Broadley’s effigy of...

Lord Mayor of London Strikes Royal Mint Sovereign on First Official...

The Lord Mayor of the City of London has struck a special commemorative gold Sovereign during a visit to The Royal Mint’s operations in...

The Royal Mint releases the 2015 Britannia One Ounce Silver Coin

An iconic figure and a modern coin tradition – the annual release of The Royal Mint’s Silver BU Britannia for 2015... The Royal Mint has...

The Royal Mint Expands Online Products to Include Fractional Gold Britannia...

Building on the successful launch in September of its new bullion trading website www.royalmintbullion.com, The Royal Mint is to expand its offering to include...

The Royal Mint commemorates the 100th anniversary of the birth of...

The Royal Mint is to celebrate the centenary of the birth of writer and poet Dylan Thomas with Alderney coins featuring the literary great...

David Guest Talks About Coin Markets and Classical Numismatic Group. VIDEO:...

David Guest, Numismatist, Classical Numismatic Group Interviewer: David Lisot, CoinWeek.com....... British coin expert David Guest shares his perspective about the Coinex Convention, the numismatic market, and...