Italian Mint Commemorates Poet Dante With New Coin Featuring Purgatory

Italian Mint Commemorates Poet Dante With New Coin Featuring Purgatory

By the Italian Mint ......   As part of the celebrations for the 700th anniversary of the death of the Supreme Poet, the Italian State Printing...

Éditions Victor Gadoury Autumn Sale October 15 – Rarities From All Around the World

The Sale On 15 October, Éditions Victor Gadoury will hold their traditional autumn coin auction sale. There is a wealth of high-quality coin rarities on...
Heritage Hong Kong Auction Accepting Bids Through October 2

Heritage Hong Kong Auction Accepting Bids Through October 2

On the heels of Heritage Auctions' most successful Hong Kong showing to date comes their annual fall Hong Kong Autumn World & Ancient Coins...
CIT Introduces Series of Coins Inspired by Ancient Greece

CIT Introduces Series of Coins Inspired by Ancient Greece

Ancient Greece Series Cook Islands, 5 Dollars 2022. Gold .9999. 0.5 g. 11 mm. Silk finish. Mintage: 15,000 pieces each. Minted by B. H. Mayer’s...
Be Wary of King Charles III “Pretender” Coins Cautions Professional Numismatists Guild

Be Wary of King Charles III “Pretender” Coins Cautions Professional Numismatists Guild

New coins depicting King Charles III are expected to be popular with the public and collectors when The Royal Mint strikes and distributes them,...
World Coin Rarities in Künker Fall Auctions

World Coin Rarities in Künker Fall Auctions

Künker Auctions 372-375 by Künker GmbH ......   Dear bidders and coin enthusiasts, This fall, Künker publishes seven catalogs with as many as 4,715 lots and a...
Pillar Dollar Coin Coveted by US Collectors Recovered From Rooswijk Shipwreck

Pillar Dollar Coin Coveted by US Collectors Recovered From Rooswijk Shipwreck

The Spanish Pillar Dollar by Blanchard and Company, Inc .....   If there is one classic Mexican coin that serious U.S. numismatic collectors covet, it's the...
Perth Mint Issues Latest Gold & Silver Coins in Lunar Series III

Perth Mint Issues Latest Gold & Silver Coins in Lunar Series III

The fourth year of The Perth Mint's highly anticipated Australian Lunar Series III coin program includes an array of superb silver coins celebrating the...
Mt. Vinson Features on Final Coin of 7 Summits Series

Mt. Vinson Features on Final Coin of 7 Summits Series

The 7 Summits – Mount Vinson Cook Islands. 25 Dollars 2022. Silver .999. 5 oz. 65 mm. BU. Mintage: 777 pieces. Special technology: smartminting® (Ultra...
Counterfeit Coin Detection - 1850 JB Costa Rica Gold Escudo

Counterfeit Coin Detection – 1850 JB Costa Rica Gold Escudo

A missing skirt is among the clues that this coin isn't real   Only 6,167 Costa Rican gold escudos were struck in 1850, making it a...
Foreign Coins Struck by the United States Mint: The Mint in World War II

Foreign Coins Struck by the United States Mint: The Mint in World War II

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   As with during World War I, the United States Mint played a vital role in supporting the Allied powers...
Hungarian Mudi Newest Member of Dog Breed Coin Series

Hungarian Mudi Newest Member of Dog Breed Coin Series

By Coin & Currency Institute ......   The Hungarian Mint will release on October 4 the fourth issue in its popular “Hungarian sheep and hunting dog...
James Caird on New Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration £2 Coin

James Caird on New Heroic Age of Antarctic Exploration £2 Coin

Bi-metal coin available in special color pack – only 2,022 available Also produced in Proof Fine Silver with Goldclad® surround in a small...
New Coin From CIT Features Horror Author H.P. Lovecraft and His Cthulhu Mythos

New Coin From CIT Features Horror Author H.P. Lovecraft and His Cthulhu Mythos

H.P. Lovecraft – Cthulhu Palau. 20 Dollars 2022. Silver .999. 3 oz. 45 mm. Antique finish. Mintage: 750 pieces. Special technology: smartminting® (Ultra High Relief),...
The Copper Coinage of George III

The Copper Coinage of George III

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   Commonly known as the "Mad King" who lost the American colonies, George III was, for most of his reign,...
PCGS Around the World: Coins From the Treasure of Polzévet

PCGS Around the World: Coins From the Treasure of Plozévet

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   In September 2021, the news of a treasure find appeared in many media outlets. For one couple, the dream...
Third Iridescent Coin in Mythical Creatures Series Features Medusa

Third Iridescent Coin in Mythical Creatures Series Features Medusa

Second coin in stunning five-coin set Available in Proof 2oz Fine Silver Only 250 coins worldwide Following the release of the first two coins,...
Australian Donation Dollar Continues to Encourage Charity

Australian Donation Dollar Continues to Encourage Charity

With $6 million coins currently in circulation, The Royal Australian Mint is urging Aussies to check their change, pockets, and coin jars to find...
Sir Isaac Newton Really Hated Coin Countefeiters... Really!

Sir Isaac Newton Really Hated Coin Countefeiters… Really!

By Everett Millman - Gainesvillecoins.com ......   Contemporary scholarship has introduced a number of new mysteries regarding history's most famous "natural philosopher" (i.e. scientist), Sir Isaac...
Astronomer William Herschel Commemorated on New £2 Coins

Astronomer William Herschel Commemorated on New £2 Coins

First coin in a new Southern Constellations five-coin £2 series Bimetallic coin available in special color pack – only 2,000 available Also produced...
China Kirin (1898) Dollar Coins

China Kirin (1898) Dollar Coins

By Jay Turner for PCGS ......   The Kirin province of China boasts more varieties for Chinese machine-struck coinage than any other province. Between silver and...
Coded Royal Australian Mint Coin Signals ASD 75th Anniversary

Coded Royal Australian Mint Coin Signals ASD 75th Anniversary

By Royal Australian Mint ......   A 50-cent coin cloaked in layers of secret code has been released to mark the 75th anniversary of the Australian...
Royal Mint Unveils Final Coin in Disney’s Winnie the Pooh Collection

Royal Mint Unveils Final Coin in Disney’s Winnie the Pooh Collection

The Royal Mint has completed its popular Winnie the Pooh and Friends coin collection, inspired by Disney, with the launch of a collectable 50...
World Coin Profile - South Africa 2017 Silver Krugerrand

World Coin Profile – South Africa 2017 Silver Krugerrand

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the gold Krugerrand, the South African Mint minted its first-ever 1 oz silver Krugerrand. Additionally,...
Perth Mint Coin Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Overland Telegraph

Perth Mint Coin Commemorates 150th Anniversary of Overland Telegraph

The Perth Mint and Australia Post are pleased to present this stamp and coin cover which features the 150th anniversary of the Overland Telegraph’s...
New Cupro Nickel Coin Celebrates 75th Anniverary of Last Walking Liberty

New Cupro Nickel Coin Celebrates 75th Anniverary of Last Walking Liberty

Pobjoy Mint is thrilled to announce the release of a brand new $1 coin to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the last Walking Liberty...
Collect This: Silver San Marino Commemorative Coins

Collect This: Silver San Marino Commemorative Coins

By Tyler Rossi for CoinWeek .....   Modern numismatic history in the statelet of San Marino started back in 1862. Only one year after Italy’s reunification...
Sign up for Royal Mint Unveiling of 25th Anniversary Harry Potter Coin

Sign up for Royal Mint Unveiling of 25th Anniversary Harry Potter Coin

The Royal Mint is thrilled to announce that we will be releasing a new collection of UK coins celebrating 25 years since the publication...
Offbeat Numismatics: The Leper Colony Coins of Colombia

Offbeat Numismatics: The Leper Colony Coins of Colombia

By Crystal Gomez - Content Writer, Gainesville Coins ......   Between 1900 and 1930, Colombia made special coins for leprosy colonies. In this epoch, leprosy cases...
NAC, Shanna Schmidt Join Forces to Found NAC USA

NAC, Shanna Schmidt Join Forces to Found NAC USA

Anyone who’s interested in high-quality ancient and Italian coins will be familiar with the auction house Numismatica Ars Classica (NAC) located in London, Zurich,...