NUMISMATA Munich: Everything a Collector’s Heart Desires

The 2023 NUMISMATA Munich: Everything a Collector’s Heart Desires

Those who visit the Munich NUMISMATA on March 4 and 5 will find a sold-out venue with more than 220 exhibitors, who offer everything...
Latest Australian Opal Lunar Coin Celebrates Year of the Rabbit

Latest Australian Opal Lunar Coin Celebrates Year of the Rabbit

From our prestigious Australian Opal Lunar Series, this 2023 Year of the Rabbit coin features a spectacular centerpiece crafted from authentic Australian opal. Those born...
Coins Circulating at the Time of Jack the Ripper

Coins Circulating at the Time of Jack the Ripper

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   Over the past seven years, it seems as if true crime and serial killer podcasts have become ingrained in...
Gold Coinage in Pre-Meiji Japan

Gold Coinage in Pre-Meiji Japan

By David Yoon for American Numismatic Society (ANS) ......   The coinage of western Eurasia and its colonial explants featured, from the Archaic Aegean to the...
The History Behind the Euro and Euro Coins

The History Behind the Euro and Euro Coins

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   While it is not well known, Europe has flirted with a single unified currency since the founding of the...
Royal Canadian Mint Commemorative Coin Honors Black Canadian Volunteers of No. 2 Construction Battalion

Royal Canadian Mint Commemorative Coin Honors Black Canadian Volunteers of No. 2 Construction Battalion

No. 2 Construction Battalion, the first and only all-Black battalion-sized unit in Canadian military history, is being remembered on the 2023 issue of the...
New World Coins at Atlas Numismatics Include Madagascar Dollar

New World Coins at Atlas Numismatics Include Madagascar Dollar

By Atlas Numismatics ......   There are 595 new pieces for your consideration and browsing enjoyment. We hope that you may find something of interest for your...
Royal Mint Unveils Henry VIII Coin for British Monarchs Collection

Royal Mint Unveils Henry VIII Coin for British Monarchs Collection

First coin in the collection to feature His Majesty King Charles III’s official coinage portrait   The Royal Mint, the official maker of UK coins, has...
Astrolabe Featured on Historical Instruments Coin From CIT

Astrolabe Featured on Historical Instruments Coin From CIT

Historic Instruments – Astrolabe Cook Islands. 10 Dollars 2022. Silver .999. 2 oz. 45 mm. Antique finish. Mintage: 1,500 pieces. Special technology: smartminting® (Ultra High...
Royal Canadian Mint Announces Numismatic Collection Honoring Life and Reign of Queen Elizabeth II

Royal Canadian Mint Announces Numismatic Collection Honoring Life and Reign of Queen Elizabeth II

The life and legacy of Queen Elizabeth II, who served as Canada’s monarch and head of state for 70 years, is being remembered on...
The 1849 Michael Jackson Memorial Coin?

The 1849 Michael Jackson Memorial Coin?

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   Late Renaissance composer Orlando di Lasso was famous for his numerous musical compositions, including many religious choral pieces. Also...
Currently Circulating Mexican Coins

Currently Circulating Mexican Coins

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   With nearly 500 years of western-style monetary history, Mexico’s numismatic story is quite fascinating. As one of the oldest North...
Latest in CIT Mountain Coin Series Features Legendary Half Dome

Latest in CIT Mountain Coin Series Features Legendary Half Dome

Mountains – Half Dome Cook Islands. 10 Dollars 2023. Silver .999. 2 oz. 38.61 mm. Proof. Mintage: 1,500 pieces. Special technology: smartminting® (Ultra High Relief)...
Tyrant Collection's Historic Mexican, Brazilian Coins at Long Beach Expo

Tyrant Collection’s Historic Mexican, Brazilian Coins at Long Beach Expo

Tyrants of the New World exhibit features 197 superb-quality Latin American coins publicly exhibited together for the first time   Important early coins of Mexico and...
CoinWeek Streaming News: Three Awesome Gold Coins You Can't Afford to Miss

CoinWeek Streaming News: Three Awesome Gold Coins You Can’t Afford to Miss

  CoinWeek Streaming News is brought to you by NGC. For information about NGC’s current grading specials and services, as well as to look up certs,...
A Brief History of the Chinese Gold Panda

A Brief History of the Chinese Gold Panda

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   First struck in 1982, the .999 pure Chinese Gold Panda series has been a perennial favorite of numismatists and...
CIT Introduces New Coin Featuring Sherlock Holmes

CIT Introduces New Coin Featuring Sherlock Holmes

Typefaces – Sherlock Holmes Cook Islands. 5 Dollars 2023. Silver .999. 1 oz. 45 mm. Proof. Mintage: 1,887 pieces. Special technology: Microminting. Minted by B....
Royal Canadian Mint: Transitional Effigy on 2023 Proof Silver Dollar

Royal Canadian Mint: Transitional Effigy on 2023 Proof Silver Dollar

2023-dated collector and bullion coins to feature transitional effigy until permanent obverse is chosen for all Canadian coins The Royal Canadian Mint has dedicated its...
2023 African Animal Mask Coin Series Starts With the Elephant

2023 African Animal Mask Coin Series Starts With the Elephant

First coin released in the African Animal Mask Series Produced in stunning Virenium featuring the elephant Low mintage of only 950 worldwide Pobjoy Mint...

A Brief History of the Austrian Philharmonic Gold Bullion Coin

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   It is fascinating how events in two different countries on different sides of the world can affect a third...
The Coins of Viking Age Scandinavia

The Coins of Viking Age Scandinavia

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   Nearly everything we know about Viking Age coins comes from hoards. Whether buried as votive offerings or as simple...
CIT Inaugurates New Cyberpunk Coin Series

CIT Inaugurates New Cyberpunk Coin Series

Cyber Queen – The Beginning Cook Islands. 20 Dollars 2023. Silver .999. 3 oz. 55 mm. Black Proof. Mintage: 999 pieces. Special technology: smartminting® (Ultra...
CIT Celebrates Cultural Legacy of Sparta With New Coin Set

CIT Celebrates Cultural Legacy of Sparta With New Coin Set

Sparta Cook Islands. 250 Dollars 2023. Platinum .9995. 1 oz. 33 mm. Proof. Mintage: 199 pieces. Special technology: smartminting® (Ultra High Relief). Cook Islands. 250 Dollars...
Royal Mint Reveals 1st 2023 Commemorative Coins Bearing King's Official Portrait

Royal Mint Reveals 1st 2023 Commemorative Coins Bearing King’s Official Portrait

The Royal Mint has revealed the first coins of 2023, to bear His Majesty The King’s official coinage portrait. This is the first...
Perth Mint Issues 2023 Year of the Rabbit 1oz Gold Proof High Relief Coin

Perth Mint Issues 2023 Year of the Rabbit 1oz Gold Proof High Relief Coin

This spectacular gold coin celebrates the Year of the Rabbit, the fourth animal in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese lunar calendar. According to Chinese...
CIT Issues 5th Coin in Iron Maiden Album Cover Series

CIT Issues 5th Coin in Iron Maiden Album Cover Series

Iron Maiden – Fear of the Dark Cook Islands. 5 Dollars. 2022 Silver .999. 1 oz. 38.61 mm. Mintage: 1,992 pieces. Special technology: Obsidian Black...
Final Coin in Iridescent Mythical Creatures Series Features the Hydra

Final Coin in Iridescent Mythical Creatures Series Features the Hydra

Antique Finish with Iridescent Effect to bring The Hydra to life Fifth and final coin in stunning five-coin set Available in Proof 2oz...
The Mexico 1983 Pattern Proof Set

The Mexico 1983 Pattern Proof Set

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   Recently, a collector's accumulation provided insight into a rare pattern set from Mexico. The first Proof Set offered by...
The Coin Analyst’s Guide to Post-Holiday Gifts for Modern World Coin Collectors

The Coin Analyst’s Guide to Post-Holiday Gifts for Modern World Coin Collectors

By Louis Golino, special to CoinWeek .....   It’s that time of the year again – time to look back on some highlights from the dizzying...
CIT Commemorates Ramses II on Latest Coin in Scarab Series

CIT Commemorates Ramses II on Latest Coin in Scarab Series

Scarab – Ramses II Palau. 5 Dollars 2022. Silver .999. 1 oz. Antique finish. Ca. 27 x 18 mm. Mintage: 1,500 pieces. Special technology: special...